Chris joined NHS Providers as chief executive in September 2012 after a career in politics, commercial television and the civil service.
Chris leads the organisation, with a particular emphasis on setting strategy, senior stakeholder management, acting as the principal public voice of the organisation and representing the provider sector on a range of NHS system level committees.
In a short comment piece, Chris Hopson writes about the rapid rise of COVID-19 cases as we head towards winter.
Chris Hopson's opening address to our annual conference and exhibition 2020. The theme of the conference is reflect and recover.
In our new long read, Chris Hopson NHS Providers chief executive, delves into the NHS Test and Trace system and explores what we now need for it to succeed in supporting the NHS.
Chris Hopson highlights the vital need for Test and Trace to work in order to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
Chris Hopson looks ahead to the comprehensive spending review this autumn, should it go ahead as planned, and looks at what has changed in terms of context this year.
Chris Hopson explores the challenges still to overcome in the Test and Trace system, and highlights the part we all have to play to ensure its success.
Chris Hopson rejects the suggestion that the NHS has been a 'COVID-19 only' service for much of the last few months.
Chris Hopson explores survey findings of trust leaders on the impact of COVID-19 on resuming all NHS services.
Chris Hopson, NHS Providers chief executive, responds to the switch in approach to the contract-tracing app.
Chris Hopson, NHS Providers chief executive, writes why we need an updated testing strategy for COVID-19.
Chris Hopson describes the different approaches trust leaders are pursuing to ensure their staff have the protection they need when they need it.
Chris Hopson discusses the current challenges facing NHS trusts regarding coronavirus and how they are making massive efforts to fill the gaps.