Amanda Hobson Joins Malinko

October 22nd, 2021
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We’re excited to announce the appointment of Amanda Hobson to the Malinko team!

Amanda Hobson HeadshotAmanda joins us from the East Lancashire Hospital Trust, where she held the coveted post of Assistant Director of Nursing for the Community and Intermediate Care Division. Previously, Amanda worked for the Salford Royal Foundation Trust where, as Lead Nurse, she was part of a user group that helped to co-create the Malinko app.

Amanda brings with her decades of experience in the field of district nursing and other community teams, and in 2019 was the proud recipient of the Chief Nursing Officer of England gold award for Clinical Excellence.

In addition, Amanda holds a Specialist Practice Qualification in District Nursing. She is a passionate advocate of technological innovations in the healthcare arena, and much of her work to date has focused on the importance of providing healthcare staff with the tools they need to give patients the best possible standard of care.


Amanda’s extensive experience will be a great asset to the Malinko team where she will be helping customers realise the benefits of using Malinko. Her appointment underscores our commitment to working closely with clinicians to develop solutions that are transformational for community teams.

Amanda – welcome to the Malinko team, we look forward to having you onboard!

I am really excited for my new role within the Malinko team.  I see it as a great opportunity to be able to make a difference for community services and clinicians.

Amanda Hobson, Benefits Realisation Manager, Malinko

Amanda is a proud district nurse and nursing leader with more than 35 years of NHS experience. Whilst at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust she helped develop the Malinko system to meet the needs of NHS community services. She will work closely with me to help our NHS partners get the most out of Malinko. We feel very lucky to be able attract such an inspirational nursing leader to the team.

Rob McGovern, Co-founder, Malinko