Issue : HSJ100
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Nick Seddon, deputy director at think tank Reform, writes an opinion piece in today’s Times on what this year’s HSJ100 list means for the health of the NHS.
HSJ100: Top 5 opinion formersSubscription
The Top 5 opinion formers in this year’s HSJ100 list.
001 - Sir David NicholsonSubscription
NHS chief executive and chief executive of the shadow NHS Commissioning Board (2010 ranking: 4)
002 - Andrew LansleySubscription
Secretary of state for health (2010 ranking: 1)
003 - Robert Francis QCSubscription
Chair, Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust public inquiry (2010 ranking: 76)
004 - Stephen DorrellSubscription
Chair, House of Commons health committee (2010 ranking: 5)
005 - Jeremy HeywoodSubscription
Cabinet secretary, Number 10 Downing Street (New entry)
006 - Lord HoweSubscription
Parliamentary under secretary of state for quality, Department of Health (2010 ranking: 19)
The HSJ100’s job is to predict who will wield the greatest influence over health policy and the NHS in the coming 12 months.
007 - Richard DouglasSubscription
Finance director, DH (2010 ranking: 52)