BLMK ICS appoints new Executive Lead

Tuesday, 10th November, 2020

Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes Integrated Care System (BLMK ICS) is delighted to announce that Felicity Cox has been appointed to the position of BLMK ICS Executive Lead.

Joining the BLMK ICS at the end of November from the NHS England and NHS Improvement National team, Felicity brings with her a wealth of experience from her current role as Director of Quality, Transformation and Delivery for Specialised Services. She already has good insight into the local health system having previously worked in Community Trusts in BLMK.

Felicity will take over from Richard Carr, who has led the ICS since it was established in 2016.

Dr Rima Makarem, Independent Chair of BLMK ICS commented:

“Together with our ICS partners, I look forward to welcoming Felicity to BLMK. She joins the ICS at an exciting time and one without precedent as we move forward with delivering joined up health and social care across Bedford Borough, Central Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes to improve the health and wellbeing of our residents.

“I would also like to extend my sincere thanks to Richard for the leadership he has provided to the ICS and wish him every success in his future endeavours.  His dedication to the BLMK ICS has made it possible for us to develop the partnership working essential for the work of the ICS”.