Dr Rosie Benneyworth

Dr Rosie Benneyworth, CQC Chief Inspector of Primary Medical Services and Integrated Care

Dr Rosie Benneyworth

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Chief Inspector of Primary Medical Services and Integrated Care, Care Quality Commission

Dr Rosie Benneyworth (BM BS BMedSci MRCP) joined the Care Quality Commission in March 2019 as Chief Inspector of Primary Medical Services and Integrated Care.

In January 2016 Rosie joined NICE as a Non-Executive Director and became Vice Chair in May 2017 where she oversaw the technology appraisals and highly specialised technologies appeals process. She had been involved with NICE for several years having previously been a member of a guideline development group and a NICE Fellow.

Rosie has been Director of Strategic Clinical Services Transformation for Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group, where she had responsibility for developing and implementing a joint commissioning strategy with the local authority for the Somerset population.

She has been a GP for 15 years and has worked as a principal, salaried and sessional GP. She has also been Managing Director of the South West Academic Health Science Network (AHSN), where she was Vice Chair of the AHSN network and led the Patient Safety Collaboratives. Rosie has also held many clinical leadership roles mainly around service redesign and improvement programmes.

Rosie will be joining the NHS Question Time panel on Friday 25 October 2019 at the RCGP Annual Conference.

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