James Sanderson

Director of Personalised Care, NHS England


James Sanderson is Director of Personalised Care for NHS England, leading the delivery of a range of programmes that are helping to empower people to have greater choice and control over their care. This includes the Personal Health Budgets programme, Integrated Personal Commissioning, Self Care, Patient Choice, Shared Decision Making, Social Prescribing, Maternity Pioneers, and the National End of Life Care Programme.

James joined NHS England in November 2015, and was formerly Chief Executive and Accounting Officer for the Independent Living Fund (ILF). The ILF supported disabled people across the whole of the UK to live independent lives through the provision of a form of personal budget.

You can follow James on Twitter @JamesCSanderson