Ian Blunt

Ian joined the Nuffield Trust in October 2009 and leads a range of quantitative analyses making use of large administrative data sets.  Recent examples include an evaluation of a NHS integrated care pilot, a descriptive analysis of long term trends in admissions for ambulatory care sensitive conditions and implementing a predictive risk model for emergency readmission within 30 days.

Past projects having included studies on person based resource allocation, patient level costing and the rising trend of emergency admissions.

Before joining the Nuffield Trust, Ian worked for the Healthcare Commission developing an automated risk assessment process to target inspections of providers.