Welsh NHS Confederation Conference 2018 programme

Welsh NHS Confederation


7 February at Cardiff City Hall


7.45am           Registration and refreshments


8.00 - 9.00         Breakfast session - supported by Pricewaterhouse Coopers

                Integration learning to support responding to the Parliamentary Review of Health and Care in Wales

                PwC will share the integration lessons from England and what this might mean for Wales as we consider the

                                 recommendations of the Parliamentary Review.


9.05 - 9.10         Welcome

                                 Owain Clarke, BBC Wales health correspondent and conference anchor

9.10 - 9.20         Introduction

                      Bernardine Rees, Chair, Welsh NHS Confederation

9.25 - 9.45         Keynote speech

                                 Vaughan Gething, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Social Services, Welsh Government

9.50 - 10.35            Collaborative and compassionate leadership

                                 Professor Michael West, Lancaster University and Head of Thought Leadership, Kings Fund

10.35 - 11.05          Exhibition and refreshments

11.10 - 12.10          Engaging clinicians to reduce care variation

                                 Chris Wood MD, Medical Executive, Intermountain iCentra Development, VP Cerner, Utah, USA

12.10 - 1.10             Breakout workshop session - choose from

                                  Proton beam therapy: the hope and the hype

                                  People at the heart of our services

                                  Connecting care settings for safer prescribing

                                  Shifting the system

                                  Value based healthcare: working in partnership to improve care and deliver greater value

                                  Light the sparks

                                  Developing and embedding a high quality care culture

1.10 - 2.10               Exhibition and lunch

2.15 - 3.15               Health and care strategy across the UK devolved nations

                                  Dr Andrew Goodall, Director General Health and Social Services and Chief Executive NHS Wales

                                  Paul Gray, Director General Health and Social Care and Chief Executive of NHS Scotland

                                  Richard Pengelly, Permanent Secretary, Department of Health, Northern Ireland

                                  Chaired by Niall Dickson, Chief Executive, NHS Confederation

3.15 - 3.45               Exhibition and refreshments

3.50 - 4.30               Violence: an inconvenient truth

                                 Karyn McCluskey, Chief Executive, Community Justice Scotland

4.35 - 4.45              Close of conference

                                 Vanessa Young, Director, Welsh NHS Confederation

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