SLR Accountant, Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Michael is a CIMA qualified accountant and has been working in NHS Finance since 2008. In his current role he is the lead for Costing at WWL and has previously worked in roles across Costing, Management accounts, Systems, Treasury and BI development.
Michael and the Costing team at WWL have been early implementers of the Costing Transformation Programme since 2017, Roadmap Partners for the Education & Training pilot cost collection in 2018 as well as producing Reference Costs and Service Line Reports. Michael is a regular contributor at Costing Regional Forums, Technical Focus Groups and local costing groups.
Michael is part of a multi-award winning Finance team at WWL. Alongside the HFMA Costing Award they also won the HFMA Havelock Training award and were awarded the Finance Team of the Year – Health at the CIPFA Public Finance Awards. Michael was also a member of the Costing Team at Alder Hey that won the HFMA Costing Award in 2015.