Patricia Miller OBE

Patricia Miller OBE

Chief Executive, Dorset Integrated Care Board

Patricia is the Chief Executive Officer for Dorset’s Integrated Care Board. Responsible for overseeing complex health services and health improvement programmes for local communities.

Patricia has over 30 years’ experience of working in the NHS and holds a Masters degree in Health Care Management.  She is a graduate of the East of England Aspiring Directors Programme, the ‘Breaking Through’ Leadership Programme, the Athena Leadership Programme for Executive Women, and the Collaborative Leadership Programme at the Kings Fund. 

Whilst working in the NHS Patricia has remained passionate about improving the lives of patients and staff in ways that matter to them. Patricia has a strong focus on equality, diversity, inclusion, and health inequalities. She is currently co-chair of the provider Chairs and CEOs network, and member of the NHS England’s Health Inequalities Oversight Group. Patricia is a member by distinction of the Faculty of Public Health.

Patricia was named as one of 25 Rising Stars of the NHS in 2013, one of the top 50 CEOs in 2019, was awarded an OBE in 2019 for services to the NHS and was named amongst the top 50 BAME figures who will exercise the most power and/or influence in the NHS and health policy in 2020.