16 November 2016
Faces of BMH: Jim Michael
Job title: Analytics Manager, Otsuka
1) What does your job involve?
I work in analytics on the Joining the Dots (JtD) project - using
data to provide insight into the use of services. JtD is a project
involving BMH, service users and carers and Otsuka Health Solutions
that was launched to support the delivery of recovery focused care
within Bristol services.
2) What do you enjoy best about your role?
I enjoy the ever-changing requirements of my role - I get to work
with lots of different parts of the service to understand how
everything fits together and my work changes according to the needs
of the different parts of BMH.
3) Describe how you're feeling today in three
Motivated, energetic and focussed.
4) What do you do to keep mentally healthy?
I like to run, play football, go to the cinema and catch up with
5) What do you like best about Bristol?
It's a very friendly city! I meet lovely, open-minded people every
day. I like the prevalence of local businesses and the focus of
being an environmentally friendly city.
6) What would you recommend that people try in the
Go out and enjoy the views from vantage points like The Downs,
Clifton Observatory and Brandon Hill. Go for a walk/run in the
woods between Shirehampton and Blaise Castle or along the tow path
between Bristol and Pill.