Scott has worked in the healthcare profession for over 14 years. With an extensive commercial background in business, project and account management, Scott's expertise and track record in healthcare was established following a number of years specialising in the pharmaceuticals sector. Scott is now widely recognised as a specialist provider of support to the NHS on all aspects of service transformation, commissioning and service provision.
Scott began his career in the healthcare industry in 1995 at Surgichem Ltd as Northern Regional Business Manager. This was followed by five years at Trinity Chiesi Pharmaceuticals as Regional Manager. In 2002, he joined Daiichi Sankyo Pharmaceuticals where he spent three years as NHS Business Development Manager.
After spending many years developing relationships and networking with clients and key NHS bodies across the UK, Scott set up his own consultancy, Scott McKenzie Consultancy & Associates, in 2005. Through this business he is able to demonstrate his complete understanding of Department of Health and NHS England policies and guidance, and how to implement them.
In August 2013 Scott joined BW Medical Accountants as an NHS Management Consultant.
Scott supports new or established Primary care Networks of 30k to 50k, GP Federations and Super Practices to deliver high quality patient outcomes with financially viable solutions. Scott is a highly motivated and inspirational change management specialist. Scott works with numerous Networks of 30 to 50k, GP Federations/Provider Companies and Super Practices to ensure that they are formed correctly and then enabled to quickly start to deliver high quality patient outcomes. This work ensures his clients are best placed to build sustainable partnerships and businesses, which work for them, the NHS and the patients.
As a NHS Management Consultant, Scott provides expert support and guidance on commissioning and provides services to BW Medical Accountants client base of GP Practices, Primary Care Networks, Clinical Commissioning Groups and GP provider companies. He will support both individuals and groups of GP Practices to look at how they can develop and improve their service delivery, and to strengthen and motivate clients and their stakeholders to accept and embrace changes in reformed environments.
Skills In Focus
- Working with General Practice at scale, through Primary Care Networks, Federations and Super Practices
- Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG)
- Change management
- Pathway and service redesign - Scott has a large database of redesigns available
- Health economics
- Business Planning
- Business cases and service specification development
- Business development
In Scott's Words
"I am delighted to be part of the team at BW Medical Accountants and look forward to exploring the new opportunities to deliver long term and sustainable change within the NHS.
In combining the skills within the two companies I am confident we can support General Practice to achieve the outcomes they desire, through changes in work practices supported by a shift in mind-set.
I very much welcome the challenges this will bring, particularly given the toughest financial backdrop the NHS has ever seen."