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Name
Ian Bowns


Title
Prospectus Associate


Experience
Medically-qualified Public Health Consultant with over 25 years’ experience in the NHS (including executive director roles), academia and Public Sector Consultancy, most recently as Director of Health Improvement for a commercial Health Commissioning Team. Strong interpersonal and analytical skills across a range of media complement technical skills particularly in epidemiology, health economics, informatics and change management. Leads on health needs assessment for Hygeian Consulting. Ian’s experience includes:

Nottingham City PCT
Supporting Payment by Results validation for Nottingham City PCT, and working with the Personal Social Services Research Unit at the University of Manchester to evaluate the informatics aspects of the implementation of the Common Assessment Framework at a number of pilot sites across England. In addition, undertaking teaching sessions on health economics, change management and health needs assessment.

Tribal
In addition to a number of smaller-scale projects, mainly focussing on assessing health care needs for particular services or patient/client groups (e.g. disabled children, maternity) or health equity audits (circulatory disease, obesity), Ian have lead two major work streams:

  • Health Needs Assessment for NHS Ashton, Leigh and Wigan
  • Assessing Need for the Major Health Campaign for NHS Westminster


Contact details
  • Office: 01 290 2800