Kate developed an excellent working relationship with colleagues both in the PCT and the County Council. The daily practices that she put in place have proved to be a valuable framework for the team.

Assistant Director Joint Care Commissioning
Primary Care Trust – South Central

I would have no hesitation in employing Kate Bailes again nor would I have any hesitation in recommending her services to others.

Deputy Chief Executive
Primary Care Trust – South West

Kate responded with energy and professionalism and we would have no hesitation in using her services for future projects. She provides an excellent, thorough service and delivers on time.

Head of Service
NHS Trust – South England

Kate demonstrated great integrity in managing a sensitive review and was able to pull out key issues; which as an organisation we were able to take forward.

Deputy Chief Nurse / Head of Clinical Standards
Primary Care Trust – South England

I have been working with Kate for a number of years on various projects and have found her input to be invaluable. . . She is very sensible and gives a balanced opinion on all matters of healthcare.

Managing Director
Independent Health Care Provider

Business Management Consultant

Key skills and abilities include:
  • Developing, implementing and delivering change programmes
  • Auditing assessments
  • Reviewing care pathways
  • Ensuring NHS Policy/Guidance is carried out correctly
  • Creating significant cost savings
  • Increasing job satisfaction
  • Boosting morale
  • Managing difficult and highly sensitive situations
  • Developing and maintaining productive working relationships across all levels
  • PRINCE2 Registered Practitioner
Kate Bailes Consultancy Limited offers expert advice, guidance, training and support to the NHS and Adult Social Care as well as Independent organisations, primarily in the field of NHS Continuing Healthcare.

Kate’s background is in NHS management, operational and strategic work. She is an enthusiastic and experienced senior manager working on a cross-functional basis and demonstrates a commitment to delivering and improving business development and service performance. She has a proven track record in joint working with the NHS and Local Authorities.


NHS Trusts
Primary Care Trusts
Adult Social Care
Independent Service Providers
Private sector clients
Private clients