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What is an ICB?

Integrated care board (ICBs) take on the NHS planning functions previously held by clinical commissioning groups (CCGs).  ICBs have their own leadership teams, which will include a chair and chief executive, and will also include members from NHS trusts/foundation trusts, local authorities, and general practice.

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NHS long term plan

As medicine advances, health needs change and society develops, the NHS has to continually move forward so that in 10 years time we have a service fit for the future. The NHS Long Term Plan is drawn up by frontline staff, patients groups, and national experts to be ambitious but realistic.

NHS long term…

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Prem Singh

ICB Non-Executive Chair

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Peter Axon

ICS/ICB Interim Chief Executive Officer

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David Pearson

Non-Executive Chair of Remuneration Committee

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Megan Nurse

Non-Executive Chair of Finance and Performance Committee

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Julie Houlder

Non-Executive Chair of Audit Committee

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Josephine Spencer

Non-Executive Chair of Quality and Safety Committee

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Shokat Lal

Non-Executive Chair of People, Culture and Organisational Development Committee

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Alex Brett

Chief People Officer

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Chris Ibell

Chief Digital Officer

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Heather Johnstone

Interim Chief Nursing and Therapies Officer

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Paul Brown

Chief Finance Officer

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Sally Young

Director of Corporate Governance

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Dr Paul Edmondson-Jones MBE

Chief Medical Officer

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Chris Bird

Chief Transformation Officer

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Phil Smith

Chief Delivery Officer

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Jon Rouse

City Director, City of Stoke-on-Trent (Partner Member)

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Dr Jack Aw

Partner Member - Primary Care

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Neil Carr

Partner Member - Physical Health

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Buki Adeyemo

Partner Member - Mental health

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Paddy Hannigan

Partner Member - Primary Care

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Tracy Bullock

CEO, University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust (Partner Member)

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John Henderson

CEO, Staffordshire County Council (Partner Member)

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