Catherine Mitchell

Catherine Mitchell

Head of Healthcare Costing for Value Institute, HFMA

Catherine leads on all HFMA’s costing and value work in the Healthcare Costing for Value Institute. Catherine joined the HFMA in February 2014, having worked with the HFMA on costing projects over several years prior to joining.

Catherine qualified as a chartered accountant with Arthur Young and then worked for KPMG, before working with the Audit Commission for 18 years. She was national mental health lead for her last four years at the Audit Commission, following which she was Deputy Director of Intelligence at Mental Health Strategies.

She has a strong background in helping health services maximise the use of their resources for the benefit of patients, and her innovative approaches to the use of data have supported health services to improve their understanding of service delivery and performance.