Ben Gowland

SpecialityDirector and Principal Consultant, Ockham Healthcare

In 2015 Ben set up Ockham Healthcare, which provides support to both individual GP practices and groups of practices who want to change the way they work to better meet the challenges they face.  Ben hosts the popular weekly General Practice podcast, and co-authored the 2016 publication The Future of General Practice.   Ben worked in the NHS for 20 years, and was previously Chief Executive of NHS Nene CCG.  He has also been a director of an acute trust, and run national improvement programmes. He has extensive experience of working with GPs, including setting up and establishing Nene Commissioning CIC, a GP federation with over 70 member practices in Northamptonshire