Head of Digital, Birmingham and Solihull CCG
Originally from the private sector, Ciaron was a developer, prior to take on senior roles at a number of organisations, directing and shaping software and business developments. Bringing a unique perspective that blends people and digital into augmented ecosystems. For the last 7 years Ciaron has worked within the NHS, in the UK's largest primary care organisation. Setting and implementing a digital strategy, that focuses on the users and their requirements. Based on the principles of User Centred Design he sets out a vision for digitally enabled care. "Care should be delivered by a dynamic ecosystem of patients, citizens, partner public and private organisations, internet connected devices and things. All interacting with each other to bring improved care outcomes, improved experience and efficiencies and reduced costs. The Ecosystems enable each participant to easily and intuitively integrate their capabilities with the capabilities of those around them in a cost effective manner, to co-ordinate care around the individual and society at large."