Steven is an experienced analyst with a deep understanding of the health and care system. His expertise lies in selecting and applying analytical methods to address strategic challenges. Steven brings an in-depth knowledge of health policy to data analysis and interpretation.
Steven is a clear thinker, adept at finding novel ways to explore long-standing issues. His work combines logic, quality and practicality; he is also a skilled communicator.
- Complex modelling
- Evaluation and impact assessment
- Problem structuring
Steven has 20 years’ experience leading and managing analytical services in the health and social care sector. He has broad, practical experience of providing analysis and supporting decision makers.
Steven has published in peer reviewed journals, with recent papers focusing on factors influencing attendance rates, admission thresholds and waiting times in Emergency Departments in England. His most recent analysis highlighted the scale of inequalities in access to planned hospital services, and explored the causes and consequences of these inequalities. A follow-up report sets out how ICBs might address this issue.
Steven is the lead analyst for the Midlands Decision Support Network.