STREAM 1: The future of hospitals

11:15

Welcome from the Chair

Lucy Nugent

Lucy Nugent

BNS, MSc, RCN, RGN, President, Health Management Institute of Ireland (HMI)

11:20

KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Removing private practice from public hospitals

What are the recommendations of the Review Group? What does it mean for our hospital system?

Donal de Buitleir

Donal de Buitleir

Chairman, Independent Review Group to examine the removal of private practice from public acute hospitals tbc

11:45

INTERNATIONAL CASE STUDY: A model for elective only hospitals

Visited by Simon Harris earlier this year, Golden Jubilee Hospital in Glasgow is Scotland’s national flagship hospital for reducing waiting times in key elective specialities. With plans to build elective only hospitals in Ireland, what can we learn from Scotland’s elective only hospital model?

Jill Young

Jill Young

Jill Young, DL, Chief Executive, Golden Jubilee Foundation, Scotland

12:10

CASE STUDY: UPMC and Digital Healthcare Innovation

Scot R. Stevens

Scot R. Stevens

Chief Information Officer and Vice President of UPMC Hillman Cancer Center and UPMC International

12:30

Q&A with speakers

12:40

PANEL DISCUSSION: The future of hospital care in Ireland

With the planned changes in our hospital system, coupled with patients’ expectations of safer and higher-quality healthcare, the need to provide health services differently has never been more crucial. We get the views of a range of stakeholders on developing models of hospital care fit for the future.

John O’Dwyer

John O’Dwyer

CEO, Vhi

Mary Day

Mary Day

CEO, Ireland East Hospital Group

Professor Mary Horgan

Professor Mary Horgan

President, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI)

01:15

Lunch