Health policy summit 2012

A forum for health leaders to hear rigorous evidence and explore solutions to the challenges facing the NHS now and in the future.

Summit

Start date: 29/02/2012 | 9:00

End date: 01/03/2012 | 14:00

Wotton House
Guildford Road, Dorking, Surrey

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Session 1: Opening address

9:30am
Welcome
9:40am
How improvements in care and enterprise and innovation can be driven
Speaker: Geoff Mulgan Chief Executive, National Endowment for Science Technology and the Arts
10:15am
Achieving high quality care at lower cost
Speaker: Dr Devi Shetty Chairman and Managing Director, Narayana Hrudayalaya, India

Session 2: Finance and efficiency

11:00
Introduction
11:05am
State of NHS finances
11:15am
Future financing for social care
11:25am
Transparency in public services
Speaker: Tim Kelsey National Director for Patients and Information, NHS England
11:35am
Chaired discussion
12:00
Parallel session 2A: The quest for efficiency
12:00
Parallel session 2B: How health systems in Europe are responding to the economic downturn
Speaker: Mark Britnell Chairman and Partner, Healthcare, Government & Infrastructure, KPMG Speaker: Dr Josep Figueras Director, European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies
12:00
Parallel session 2C: Creating affordable care
Speaker: Dr Mark Zezza Senior Policy Analyst, The Commonwealth Fund Speaker: Dr Axel Heitmueller Director of Strategy and Business Development, Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust

Session 3: A conversation with Dr Donald M Berwick

14:00
Discussion

Session 4: Political Keynote Address

2:40
Keynote

Session 5: Managing financial risk – new territory for the NHS

3:40pm
Risk sharing and risk pooling
4pm
Implications for commissioning
4pm
Perspective from the Netherlands
4pm
Impact on clinical commissioning

Session 6: Politics of health beyond the Bill