Polly Bishop

Polly is a leader in digitally enabled healthcare strategy and transformation, with over 25 years of experience in consulting and healthcare. She is passionate about the potential for digital and data to enable the transformation of healthcare experiences and outcomes, reduce inequalities and drive efficiency.


Polly is a Partner with IBM Healthcare Consulting. She has worked across the healthcare sector, with Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, Eli Lilly, Bupa and the NHS. As NHSX Director of Digital Experience, Polly led national digital citizen healthcare services, including the NHS website and the NHS App, and has held digital leadership roles for NHS Integrated Care Systems.

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Our leadership team
Our leadership team is responsible for making important decisions and guiding the organisation. They work together to set goals, make sure we are working well and are following all the necessary rules and regulations.
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About Sue Ryder
For over 70 years Sue Ryder's doctors, nurses and carers have given people the compassion and expert care they need to help them live the best life they possibly can.
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How we make an impact
How we are making a difference by providing vital care and support to people going through the most difficult times of their lives.