Operations Excellence/IFMS

valerieplant-profileValerie Plant, Programme Director IFMS / Assistant Chief Financial Officer (ACFO)

The Operations Excellence function oversees the management of and, where appropriate, the enhancement of the Core Financial infrastructure of the HSE and the Section 38 and Section 39 agencies it funds.

They ensure that the other ACFO Functions and Local Finance are equipped with both the financial information and standard financial processes they need to do their jobs well and to add value to the HSE Service Areas they support.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Services provided by the team include the following:

Finance Reform Programme

Leading the Finance Reform Programme, which has been set up to implement the new Finance Operating Model

Legacy Finance Systems

Managing and coordinating legacy HSE Finance systems which supports the delivery of: transaction processing, standard financial reporting and compliance with financial standards.

HBS Relationship Management

Co-ordinating the relationship with Health Business Services particularly in relation to HBS Finance, ICT and Payroll.

Finance Operations

Managing the delivery of Financial Reporting and Transaction Processing across the current legacy finance systems.

Patient Private Property and Fair Deal