Roy is now an established, independent health policy analyst, writer, broadcaster and commentator on health and social issues. He is well known as an independent blogger at nhsManagers.net. He also provides consultancy to NHS organisations and companies that develop services and products for the health service. He is the creator of the top selling 'Tool-Kit' series of books.
He was the Vice Chairman of West Surrey and North East Hampshire Health Authority and formerly a member of Surrey Heath Borough Council holding the position of Mayor in 1988/89. Between 1991 and 1995, Roy was the chairman of the Homewood NHS Trust, Chertsey Surrey, a first wave trust with responsibility for people with a learning disability and mental health problems.
Roy Lilley was a founder member of the NHS Trust Federation and held the positions of chairman of the supplies and purchasing standing committee and chairmanship of the standing committee on HR issues.
He has been a member of the NHS Steering Group on women's issues and a member of the NHS Training Executive's Group on training Boards and Non-Executive Directors. He is a Trustee of the Patient Choice initiative.
Roy is also the author of over twenty books on health and health service management.
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