NHS Expo 2019 – Highlights

These are the TOP 5 programme highlights that relate to Patient Reported Outcomes! Don’t miss heartbeat at stand #303! (4 – 5th Sept, Manchester Central)

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heartbeat will be at NHS Health and Care Innovation Expo 2019, on 4-5 September in Manchester Central, talking to healthcare leaders about how Patient-Reported Outcomes can transform care delivery!

The largest NHS-led event of the year is taking place in Manchester Central on the 4th and 5th September. With a focus on the NHS Long Term Plan, Expo unites more NHS, local government and social care leaders than any other health and care event in the United Kingdom.

What is NHS Health and Care Innovation Expo?

The NHS Health and Care Innovation Expo is the biggest NHS-led event of the year. Held every September at Manchester Central, it attracts around 5,000 people from the NHS, social care, local government, the third sector and the commercial sector.

Expo 2019’s focus is dedicated to realising the aims set out in the NHS Long Term Plan. NHS Health and Care Innovation Expo 2019 inspires leaders and clinicians to make improvements for patients and service users – almost three-quarters pledge to start new projects or initiatives after visiting. It unites people from right across the health and social care sector to share perspectives, learn from one another, and find solutions. Expo informs you about the future: it’s where you’ll hear the big announcements about the future of the NHS and social care, and meet the people leading transformation.

Programme Highlights

The agenda for Expo 2019 is packed with numerous keynote addresses and sessions ranging from the role data can play in the provision of improved healthcare to tackling the upcoming challenges that an aging population brings. The agenda will include the topic of integrated care systems and how the NHS and local governments should be working together to cater the health needs of communities. Amongst some of the highlights are:

Wed, 04.09.2019 | 10:15 – 11:15 
Location: PUU6 | Measuring Quality of Life after Cancer Treatment 

A discussion with pioneers in a new quality of life metric measuring how well patients are living after cancer. The session will include patient perspectives about how the metric could benefit them in the future and contributions from physicians about how this major initiative will transform the way the NHS supports people after cancer care.

Wed, 04.09.2019 | 11:15 – 12:15
Location: PUU1  | Driving value from structured data; making evidence based medicine part of everyday clinical practice

Data is a powerful tool, but only if used optimally! A discussion about how clinical decision support can embed knowledge, improve quality and democratise healthcare. Healthcare data is often chaotic and difficult to utilise to its potential, this session is dedicated to understanding how  raw, unstructured and previously unusable data becomes real-time, actionable knowledge

Wed, 04.09.2019 | 10:30 – 11:00 
Location: Clinical Improvement Zone  | The National Clinical Improvement Programme (NCIP): using data to support development

The National Clinical Improvement Programme (NCIP) is an innovative, data-led project that provides an online portal for NHS consultant surgeons to view data on their patient outcomes alongside comparative national benchmark data. This session will explore the opportunities offered by the NCIP portal, which draws together existing information from different data sources, including Hospital Episode Statistics (HES), and presents the information at consultant level via a series of procedure specific dashboards.

Wed, 04.09.2019 | 12:30 – 13:30 
Location: The Arena  | “What matters to you?” – How making it personal can deliver better outcomes for people and the services they use.

A main stage session that aims to showcase how personalised care can improve the health of the population by enabling more choice and control over the way their care is planned and delivered based on what matters most to them. 

Thurs, 05.09.2019 | 14:30 – 15:30 
Location: PUU1 | Measure outcomes in mental health?! What’s the point?

This session is dedicated to outlining the value of mental health outcome measurement tools. This includes from the use in a consultation and the value to a service user as well as policy development. This discussion promises to encourage skeptics to see the value in outcomes! 

Visit heartbeat at stand 303

Wed, 04.09.2019 – Thurs, 05.09.2019
Stand 303, Central Hall 2, Manchester Central

We are venturing out into wider waters and hoping to make our stamp in the UK! And so, heartbeat will be represented at Expo 2019 for the very first time. We will be at stand 303 at the NHS Health and Innovative Expo 2019 to showcase our digital solution for Patient-Reported Outcomes collection and learn more about the current healthcare landscape.

heartbeat is the leading PROMs provider in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. We are motivated by the vision that implementing Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) will lead to a more focused, efficient method of providing healthcare for systems and the individual. We believe that dedicating our work to successful PROMs implementation in the everyday clinic has the transformative power to improve healthcare for all. 

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NHS Health and Innovation Expo 2019 floor map. heartbeat can be found at stand 303 (circled red)

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