BMI Healthcare announces the appointment of Rod Mason as the new Executive Director of BMI Bath Clinic in Combe Down.
Rod, a business studies graduate from Stirling University, takes up the post at BMI Bath Clinic with an already impressive track record including posts as General Manager of two private hospitals in Tyne and Wear and Leeds.
Rod, who has a wife of seven years and two young children, has a wealth of commercial and operational experience gained across several industry sectors. Many of Rod’s previous roles had a strong sales and operational focus, primarily in private healthcare for Bupa. He developed his strong commercial focus from both the retail and hotel and catering industries. Rod’s most recent healthcare role was a successful spell as Sales and Operations Director for one of the UK’s leading eye laser businesses, Ultralase.
BMI Bath Clinic provides patients access to private care through medical insurance, options to pay for their own care and access to treatment through the NHS choose and book route. Rod said: "I’m delighted to be joining BMI Bath Clinic. It’s a great opportunity to work in a hospital that has a long established reputation with excellent facilities. I’m certainly very comfortable in an environment where I can get involved with the day to day operations, working with the team that make it all happen. Patient interaction and getting to know my team is vital to me. Delivery of our service is of key importance. I truly believe hospitals like BMI Bath Clinic are very special places; I’m very fortunate to be able to return to an area of my career that I thoroughly enjoyed."