STREAM 1: The future of hospitals
Welcome from the Chair
BNS, MSc, RCN, RGN, President, Health Management Institute of Ireland (HMI)
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
Chairman, Independent Review Group to examine the removal of private practice from public acute hospitals tbc
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, DL, Chief Executive, Golden Jubilee Foundation, Scotland
CASE STUDY: UPMC and Digital Healthcare Innovation
Scot R. Stevens
Chief Information Officer and Vice President of UPMC Hillman Cancer Center and UPMC International
Q&A with speakers
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.
CEO, Ireland East Hospital Group
Professor Mary Horgan
President, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI)