STREAM 2

 

The Big Challenge: Disentangling private care from public hospitals

It will be complex, costly and take years… will it ever happen?

 

11.20

Welcome from the Chair

Simon Nugent

Simon Nugent

Former CEO, Private Hospitals Association

11:25

KEYNOTE ADDRESS:  

Can our public healthcare system take on the challenge of providing care for all of Ireland’s citizens?

 

Dr. Donal deBuitleir

Dr. Donal deBuitleir

Director General (Acting), the Institute of International and European Affairs and Chairman of the Independent Review to examine the removal of private practice from public hospitals

11:50

Funding perspective:

The How will we pay for such a radical change in Irish healthcare?

 

Dr. Brian Turner

Dr. Brian Turner

Lecturer in Department of Economics, Cork University Business School, UCC.

12:15

Q&A with speakers

12:25

PANEL DISCUSSION:

Re-imagining the private sector’s involvement in providing healthcare in the future

Martin Varley

Martin Varley

Secretary General, Irish Hospital Consultants Association

Prof. Colette Cowan

Prof. Colette Cowan

Chief Executive Officer, UL Hospitals Group

Ciarán Devane

Ciarán Devane

Chairman of the Board, the Health Service Executive and Chief Executive, The British Council

Speaker

Speaker

tbc

1:15

Lunch

Choose your track

Plenary Agenda

STREAM 1: Regional re-organisation

STREAM 3: Healthcare Innovation