Meet the Bluecrest Team

Bluecrest Health Screening aims to help people take control of their health – and does this by empowering them with clear knowledge about their current health status. Health reports put all results in their proper and relevant context and aim to inspire and motivate people to live healthier, happier, longer lives.

Peter Blencowe

MANAGING DIRECTOR BA HONS, DIP IDM

Peter was Head of Marketing at Nuffield Health from 2005 to 2009, where he looked after preventive health services including health screening, physiotherapy and fitness services. As MD of Bluecrest, Peter is responsible for the overall strategic direction of the company and the delivery of the business plan.

Alex Higman

DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL OPERATIONS MSC, CIPD, CPRS

Alex’s considerable Human Resource experience, gained within the health sector, enables him to apply the right strategies to staff training, development and retention; operational delivery and clinical procedure to ensure we deliver excellent customer service.

Mark Marriott

DIRECTOR OF CLIENT RELATIONSHIPS

Mark has 20 years’ experience in corporate account management & business development. Since 2002 he has focussed on health and wellbeing services, holding senior roles with leading health companies. He has learned that listening is the most effective way of meeting client objectives.

Craig Wilmott

MARKETING DIRECTOR BA HONS, DIP IDM

Craig has over 10 years' experience in direct marketing services built up both within agency and client side. Working with both customer acquisition and retention, Craig is responsible for delivering our marketing strategy.

Laurel Bruce-Hay

HEAD OF FIELD OPERATIONS

Laurel is responsible for the overall coordination and delivery of all our health screening clinics in both the UK and Ireland. From day-to-day activities such as coordinating staffing and managing clinical supplies, Laurel is also key in ensuring our services are delivered to the highest possible customer standards.

Emily Haworth

BUSINESS SUPPORT MANAGER LLM GradICSA

A Corporate Governance graduate, Emily supports the delivery of Bluecrest's strategic aims and manages the administration for the HR and Finance departments. On a day-to-day basis, Emily is responsible for overseeing policy implementation and supporting project delivery across departments as well as monitoring compliance.

Angela Rodbourne

CONTACT CENTRE DIRECTOR

Angela has over 10 years' experience managing teams within busy call centre environments. Angela is responsible for ensuring the contact centre is delivering excellent service to our clients as well managing our customer services team.

Helen Phadnis

Head of Nutrition and Dietary Services HCPC, BDA

Helen is an experienced registered dietitian having worked for over 10 years in the NHS and a subsequent 5 years in private practice. She is lucky enough to have worked with elite athletes and to have co-authored two diet books. Helen is fully registered with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) as well as the British Dietetic Association (BDA).

Catherine Clerkin

Head of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Services

Catherine has over 25 years clinical experience in mental health services both in the NHS and in private or community settings. An experienced cognitive behavioural (CBT) psychotherapist, BABCP accredited and EMDR practitioner, Catherine has worked with adults and adolescents with a wide variety of mental health issues.

Dr Josh Cullimore

GP ADVISOR, MBBS, MPH, MRCGP

Dr Cullimore graduated from Bristol University Medical School in 2007 with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery with Honours, and obtained a Master’s Degree in Public Health with a distinction from Imperial College London in 2011. In 2016 he gained membership of the Royal College of General Practioners. Since then he has worked as a GP with a special interest in public health and nutrition.

Dr Toby Balcombe Bluecrest Health Screening

Dr Toby Balcombe

GP ADVISOR, MBBS, BSC HONS, DFSRH

Dr Balcombe works as a GP in London after gaining his primary medical degree from Norwich Medical School. He also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Global Health awarded by the University of Manchester. With a keen interest in infectious diseases, sexual health and preventative medicine, Dr Balcombe is a diplomate member of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare and is currently undertaking postgraduate studies at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

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Why Bluecrest Health Screening?

Bluecrest Health Screening was founded to fill a gap in the private health screening sector for an affordable and convenient option without compromising on high quality and clinical robustness.

Bluecrest Health Screening aims to help people like you take control of their health. We do this by empowering you with clear knowledge about your current health status. Your Personal Health Report puts all your results in their proper and relevant context so you can decide what’s right for you and your future. We aim to inspire and motivate you to make the right decisions in order to live a healthier, happier and longer life.

You can choose to have a Bluecrest Health Screening at one of over 2,000 mobile clinics nationwide. Our clinics are usually setup in meeting rooms within comfortable hotel or conference centres.  Not only does this mean convenience – you should find a clinic within a 10 minute journey from your home or work –  it also means we keep our overheads low. The savings we make we’re therefore able to pass directly onto you. You can choose from a range of health checks or packages of health checks. We offer checks for heart disease, cholesterol, glucose, liver function, kidney function, digestive disorders, bowel health, anaemia and many more.

Bluecrest Health Screening positions itself as the UK adult’s partner in wellbeing, healthy lifestyle that empowers people to take an active role in managing their own health. We’ve undertaken over 310,121 screenings since we established in 2012.

Professional Laboratory Facilities

Bluecrest uses a UKAS/CPA* accredited laboratory clinically accredited to ISO 15189. As part of its CPA status, the laboratory is required to undergo continual auditing to ensure clinical accuracy and quality. *CPA Clinical Pathology Accreditation

Professional Cardiology Facilities

Bluecrest use a specialist Cardiology Laboratory for all cardiology work.  The team uses the latest telemedicine systems, which enables us to provide immediate referrals if any high risk cardiac abnormalities are detected. Audited by some of the top Cardiologists in the UK and holding ISO9001/2000 status for Quality Assurance you can trust the quality of your results.