Kevin Minier

Expert by Experience and Peer Leader for Personalised Care for a range of Local, Regional & National organisations, statutory bodies and programmes.

About Me

Kevin Minier lives in Hertfordshire and has provided the patient/service user (keratoconus eye condition) and carer (mental health, dementia) voice to improve health and social care for over 30 years, locally, regionally and nationally.

He has been a Lay Committee Member on three National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) health and care guidelines and two Quality Standards.  He has promoted the practice of coproduction as a member of the SCIE Coproduction Network and the SCIE Coproduction, Equalities, Diversity and Inclusion Steering Group.

He has provided reverse mentoring/coaching to senior management within health and social care.

He actively supports carers through Carers in Hertfordshire, peer-led support groups, and local physical and mental health providers and commissioners.

Condition interest or area of knowledge

  • Coproduction
  • Commissioning and performance management.
  • Personalised Care - Integrated Health and Care Budgets/Direct Payments
  • Carers (Informal/Family)
  • Remote Monitoring Technology - Heart Palpitations, Asthma & Respiratory, pre- and post-operative for hip and knee replacements
  • Dementia
  • Mental Health
  • Long Term Conditions - Keratoconus eye Condition
  • Palliative and End of Life Care
  • Health Inequalities/Equity
  • Social Prescribing
  • Health Education
  • Innovation

Where I can help

  • Hertfordshire
  • UK (National)

Organisations I am involved with: 

  • NHS Leadership Academy / FutureNHS Collaboration Platform / Personalised Care
  • NHS East of England Palliative and End of Life Care Strategic Clinical Network
  • Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE)
  • Eastern Academic Health Science Network
  • Bennett Institute - OpenSAFELY
  • East of England Psychological Professions Network Workforce Council
  • NHS Insights Prioritisation Programme (NIPP) / NIHR Applied Research Collaboration East of England
  • Q Community / Q Lab UK / Q Lab Network Remote Monitoring
  • Health Foundation (Data Analytics)
  • Keratoconus Group
  • Carers in Hertfordshire
  • Hertfordshire & west Essex Integrated Care System (HWE ICS) and the Voluntary, Community, Faith and Social Enterprise (VCFSE) Alliance
  • Hertfordshire County Council (HCC) & Dacorum Borough Council Health in Dacorum Committee
  • Herts Valleys Clinical Commissioning Group (HVCCG) Patient and Public Involvement Committee
  • South and West Hertfordshire Health Care Partnership Co-production Board
  • Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT)
  • West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (WHTH) Co-production Board
  • Dacorum Patients Group (Chair) & Fernville Surgery Patient Participation Group (Carers Lead)
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