- Job Title:
- Medical Director of Commissioning and Primary Care
I am the Medical Director of Commissioning and Primary Care as well as Joint Chair of the Health and Wellbeing Board.
I’ve been a GP in South Bristol since 1991, after qualifying in 1984.
My Primary Care interests include, mental health and addiction therapies, Long term condition management and in particular Diabetes care and the enabling of improved outcomes through integration of IT systems.
Closer integration between Primary and Secondary Care and the development of care pathways are areas of work I'm currently pursuing.
I've been involved in developing GP systems since inception and previously chaired the local EMIS user group. I am the clinical sponsor for the Connecting Care Programme.
I have previously been a member of the Local Medical Committee.