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NHS chief executive Simon Stevens' CV

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Married with two school-age children


• BA in philosophy, politics and economics, Balliol College, University of Oxford

• Harkness Fellow, Columbia University School of Public Health, New York



NHS Graduate Training Scheme


Policy adviser to Department of Health, then health adviser to Prime Minister Tony Blair


Labour councillor for Brixton, in the London Borough of Lambeth


President, UnitedHealth Europe


Various senior management positions at UnitedHealth Group


Chief executive, NHS England

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  • Not Einstein though, unfortunately, whom we really need for the NHS. Steven's solution is for us all to roll up our sleeves.We have taken off our shirts, nose to the grindstone,shoulder to the wheel years ago. There is nothing left, so any who can leave is going.Perhaps Prof Penrose, Satoy or Cox might be interested in helping

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