Beccy Baird

Fellow, Policy

Beccy works in the health policy team, leading research and analysis across a range of health care issues. She has worked in the NHS and social care for more than 20 years, and before joining the Fund was associate director for service improvement in a cancer network. She spent two years in San Mateo County, California, developing a model of integrated health and social care funding and delivery for older people. She began her career as a researcher in older people and mental health services.

She has an MSc in health systems management from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

Beccy is a trustee of Young Minds, the national charity for children and young people's mental health and is a qualified coach practitioner, accredited with the European Mentoring and Coaching Council.

Selected work

Quarterly Monitoring Report
1 Jun 2017 | Article
Big election questions
1 Jun 2017 | Article
Quarterly Monitoring Report
16 Nov 2016 | Article
Part two: NHS performance
26 Mar 2015 | Publication
Part one: NHS reform
6 Feb 2015 | Publication
Lessons from mental health
4 Feb 2014 | Publication
Who will take the lead?
13 Dec 2011 | Publication
The next steps
27 Jan 2010 | Publication