GP, Practice Firstcare / Hiyos
Tal’s 20 years’ clinical expertise brings an invaluable understanding of how patient experience can and must be improved. He has been the lead GP at Firstcare Practice for 13 years. He has previously been a member of Professional Executive Committee Board member of Hounslow PCT and held clinical lead roles for carers and sexual health. He has represented Hounslow in North West London for Integrated Care Pilot developing co-ordination of care between providers and was on the Hounslow Integrated Care Steering group. He chaired his locality multidisciplinary team meetings with neighbouring practices. Recently, he has chaired a GP Federation in Hounslow. He is currently the GP lead in Hounslow for the Community Education Provider Network (CPEN), working on training and workforce in the area. In recent years has had a special interest in patient empowerment by collaboration with health and social care providers, and the use of digital innovation. He is currently working on the creation of a digital interface between patient communities and local healthcare providers. Outside his work, Tal is currently studying part time for an Executive MBA at London Business School, where he is enjoying learning about other industries, how he can apply business principles to General Practice, and how innovation can be fostered by collaborating with the business community.