Team profiles

Sam Tennant - Managing Director of ICS Diagnostics

Sam Tennant
Managing Director of ICS Diagnostics

Sam is responsible for the overall management and business development of ICS Diagnostics. He specialises in diagnostics staffing and since 2012 has worked for ICS Group brand Maxxima, where he has established an industry-leading nationwide clinical network. Sam specialises in the use of technology to support diagnostics and the wider healthcare industry across the UK. This focus, together with an acute awareness of the staffing shortages prevalent across the UK’s diagnostics sector, led to him spearheading the creation, development, piloting and implementation of ICS Diagnostics.

James Ashman - Head of Cardiac Physiology Services

James Ashman
Head of Cardiac Physiology Services

James is the physiology service lead at ICS Diagnostics, overseeing all clinical activity across the business and ensuring we meet all Care Quality Commission (CQC) regulations as part of our registration. A CQC registered manager with more than 35 years’ experience, James is a passionate senior cardiac physiologist, who has led NHS services (including paediatric) and worked as an applications specialist for a number of years. James has a wealth of experience in advanced clinical echocardiography and has been involved with key echocardiography organisations to develop training, promote patient safety, quality scanning and excellence of reporting. His specialist echocardiography knowledge, expertise and vision make him a key member of our team.

Eduardo Lima - Clinical Specialist

Eduardo Lima
Clinical Specialist

Eduardo’s extensive experience and NHS background perfectly places him to provide technical and clinical support on ICS Diagnostics’ service range. He has more than 15 years’ experience in the healthcare sector working across various departments and research settings, 10 of which spent working in the UK. Eduardo is Adult Transthoracic Echocardiography (TTE) and Adult Transesophageal Echocardiography (TOE) accredited. He is also a British Society of Echocardiography (BSE) assessor.

Matthew Condron - Business Consultant

Matthew Condron
Business Consultant

Matt provides leadership, strategic planning and business development expertise to ICS Diagnostics. His career in the healthcare sector began at StorCOMM where he was responsible for deploying and supporting solutions, before moving on to ComMedica where he managed delivery. He continued to lead delivery and developed new service lines at Perot Systems before working for DeJarnette, developing new business around the world for their innovative data sharing solutions. Matt then spent eight years at McKesson, leading sales and business development and establishing their medical imaging business in the UK and Ireland. In 2017, he became an independent consultant, providing strategic planning and business development services.

Dominic Cooper-Fowler - Head of Service Delivery

Dominic Cooper-Fowler
Head of Service Delivery

As Head of Service Delivery, Dom oversees the planning, direction and co-ordination of all day to-day-operations, including managing innovation as an integral business process. A positive and innovative operational manager, with considerable experience and proven accomplishment within telemedicine, Dom has an extensive track record of growing, coaching and maturing successful operational teams within the service sector. Dom ensures ICS Diagnostics provides a smooth, efficient service that meets the expectations and needs of current and potential clients.

Raechelle Young - Operations Manager

Raechelle Young
Operations Manager

Raechelle is accountable for the planning, direction and co-ordination of all day-to-day operations. She works closely with her colleagues in the clinical, governance, technical, business development and operations team to ensure ICS Diagnostics is fully compliant and that targets and deadlines are met. Raechelle has over 20 years’ experience working across the public and private healthcare sector as a regional operations manager, clinic business manager, clinic manager, senior nurse and staff nurse, and has been a Care Quality Commission (CQC) registered manager for many years. Prior to joining ICS Diagnostics, Raechelle spent 3.5 years working for an independent provider of diagnostic solutions across the UK.

Karen Matthews-Shard - ICS Group Clinical Director, Nominated Individual

Karen Matthews-Shard
ICS Group Clinical Director, Nominated Individual

Karen is the ICS Diagnostics governance lead and provides support to our registered manager. She has been ICS Group Clinical Director since March 2010, responsible for governance, risk management, quality, innovation and policy. She is also the Group’s Caldicott Guardian and has a wealth of experience in crisis management, serious case investigation and clinical risk management. Karen has 39 years’ experience in acute and primary healthcare in the Royal Navy, NHS and private sector for both commissioner and provider organisations. In addition to her ICS Group role she is Vice President for the Association of Perioperative practice, sat on the European board for theatre nurses as the UK representative setting standards across Europe and was an investigator for CIPOLD for premature deaths in LD 2010 -2013.

Hemina Mistry  - Technical Lead

Hemina Mistry
Technical Lead