Provider Collaboratives and Strategic Commissioning

A joint event with NHS Confederation's ICS Network sharing reflections from provider collaboratives and their commissioning colleagues on how they’re working together to create a climate for new collaborative behaviours and a common understanding of strategic commissioning.



Chair: Louise Patten, Chief Executive, NHS Clinical Commissioners / Director, ICS Network, NHS Confederation


Sharon Pickering, Director of Planning, Performance and Communications at Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Trust / Part of the North East and North Cumbria ICS Mental Health provider collaborative

Carly West-Burnham, Director of Strategy at Queen Elizabeth Hospital King’s Lynn NHS Foundation Trust

Jon Barber, Director of Strategy and Integration at James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Melanie Craig, Chief Officer at Norfolk and Waveney CCG / Part of the Norfolk and Waveney ICS Acute provider collaborative