All the discussions in the keynote theatre will be developing ideas about the different issues that will make the Long Term Plan successful. Some of these are internal to the NHS – others need assistance from other parts of British society and yet others are international.
Transformation in Action Theatre
The is the place to learn from the ‘doers’ of the NHS who are delivering changes big and small – at neighbourhood, place and system level – to make a difference for staff and patients. Through case studies and presentations, you will share in ideas and solutions from healthcare systems, organisations and individual professionals who have come up with new ways to transform services in support of the ambitions of the NHS Long Term Plan.
Learn from leaders of rapidly-evolving ICSs and the most advanced STPs from all over the country. Senior figures will be ready to talk to you from Dorset, West Yorkshire and Harrogate, Bucks, Frimley, BLMK, Nottinghamshire, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, Greater Manchester and elsewhere. Share in their experience and advice on how your STP could meet the deadline of becoming an ICS by April 2021.
There will also be peer support and expert advice from for ICSs as they continue to mature into fully-fledged population-health based systems capable of taking on their own budget.
Improving Care Pathways Theatre and Workshops
Finance Efficiency and Procurement Theatre
New for Health+Care 2019, sessions in the Finance, Efficiency and Procurement Theatre will offer practical updates, support and advice for NHS commissioners and providers striving to meet their finance and efficiency challenges and targets. Whether you are a CCG making tough decisions over rationalising services or reducing running costs by 20%, an NHS trust grappling with deficits or a healthcare system striving to achieve financial balance, there will be solutions and expert advice on hand to guide you through your problems. You may be looking for new ways to improve operational performance, perfect procurement, sell off existing NHS land or secure funding for an ambitious new building project. Sessions in this theatre will offer you practical advice, case studies and the opportunity to question speakers on all of these issues and more.
Be updated on the latest on funding available for NHS estates projects from Ian Stone Deputy Director- Capital & Land Strategy. Department of Health and Social Care. Learn about digital tools to help you cut costs in secondary care from Laura Boyd, Deputy Director, NHS Innovation Accelerator.Learn from areas that are successfully implementing major change to the delivery of acute hospital care for improved efficiency and outcome, including South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw and Mid and South Essex.