Fiona Linehan

Interim Clinical Nurse Manager, Healthcare in Prison

Interim Clinical Nurse Manager, Healthcare in Prison, South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust, Northern Ireland


Fiona leads a diverse multi-disciplinary team that is committed to delivering exceptional compassionate, person-centred care to those who live in prison.  The Healthcare in Prison team believes that through positive relationships, with one another and with those who live and work in prison, fundamental change can occur.

Fiona’s clinical background is as a Registered Nurse with a specialist practice in District Nursing and experience in Acute wards, Intensive Care and Primary Care.  Fiona has worked for the past three years leading the Healthcare team within Hydebank Wood College and in collaboration with Northern Ireland Prison Service and other external agencies significantly improved outcomes for those in their care.


20th / 21st October 2021 Young Hearts & Minds

Presentation One - Making the Invisible... Visible

Fiona will be presenting on the services provided by her multi-disciplinary team offering a wide range of services to all people who live in prison in Northern Ireland. This service will help maximise health outcomes for those residing in prison.  During this presentation, Fiona will share the importance of collaboration across multiple agencies to deliver effective compassionate person-centred care.