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UK eHealth Week

May 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am - May 4, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

UK eHealth Week

UK eHealth Week

Returning to Olympia for the third year; e-Health Week is devoted to the people and organisations that use the power of IT to transform health and care.

Hosted by HIMSS, a global, not-for-profit organisation working in e-health for more than 50 years, and BCS – the Chartered Institute for IT;  the e-Health Week agenda is developed with the support of NHS England and NHS Digital.

With an overall theme of using data, IT and tech to transform health and care; a strong agenda will guide delegates through inspiring plenary discussions, informative workshops and practical tutorials.

Join more than 3,000 delegates to learn new skills, share ideas and bring your plans to life. It’s time to use the power of IT to transform patient care. 

View latest programme information here. Keep an eye on these pages as we confirm more content leading up to UK e-Health Week 2017.

Why attend

UK e-Health Week is the biggest and most influential e-health event run in partnership with BCS – the Chartered Institute of IT – and with support from NHS England and NHS Digital.

With an overall theme of using data, IT and tech to transform health and care; a strong agenda will guide delegates through inspiring plenary discussions, informative workshops and practical tutorials.

Attendees will:

  • Understand the implications of the two-year planning cycle linked to agreed Sustainability and Transformation Plans, supported by the established vanguard sites
  • Hear from health leaders and experts from industry with the best e-Health main stage speaking programme
  • Engage in panel discussions chaired by experts in data analytics, interoperability, e-hospitals, new commissioning, cyber security, leadership and genomics
  • Get the inside track from policy makers, strategists, chief executives, practitioners and patients
  • Learn from international exemplars and innovators
  • Celebrate healthcare IT as a key enabler in safe, effective and efficient health and care

What makes UK e-Health Week unique?

  • The only two-day e-health event with NHS England and NHS Digital acting as major contributors to the show
  • More CIOs and CCIOs than any other event
  • Free for NHS and public sector staff
  • Topical content including vanguard sites, STPs, roadmaps, Global Digital Exemplars, cyber security and paper free NHS
  • Dedicated sessions for key stakeholders including nurses, commissioners, GPs, clinicians, IT leads and directors
  • The largest number of senior speakers from the NHS than any other e-health event
  • A London-based event capitalising on the presence of relevant delegates and decision-makers
  • The first event in the new NHS two year planning cycle

Key themes for 2017

UK e-Health Week 2017 will tackle the challenges and opportunities in healthcare IT, including:

A digital NHS

UK e-Health Week will scrutinise the plans and roadmaps that NHS England and NHS Digital are putting in to place to make the NHS paper free, including:

  • A strong focus on the 12 Global Digital Exemplars – internationally recognised NHS Trusts delivering exceptional care and efficiency through the use of world-class digital technology and information flows
  • Cyber security
  • Interoperability
  • Driving digital maturity
  • The new Digital Delivery Board

Leadership and culture

The Wachter Review identifies CIOs and CCIOs as the key professional group to lead the NHS to a paper free future. UK e-Health week will explore:

  • The new challenges facing healthcare IT leaders
  • Emerging new customer profile and voice
  • How we put the patient at the centre of everything and leave no one behind
  • The new Digital Academy

Global success: learn from the best

UK e-Health Week will look at the countries, regions, cities and hospitals that use IT to transform the way they deliver healthcare. Hear from the people who’ve brought in whole system change, discover what the Global Digital Exemplar sites have planned and debate the future of population health.

Details

Start:
May 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am
End:
May 4, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
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Website:
http://ukehealthweek.com/index.asp?close=yes

Organiser

HIMSS UK
Phone:
+44 (0)1423 526971
Email:
info(at)himss-uk.org
Website:
http://www.healthinsights.co.uk/

Venue

Olympia
Hammersmith road
London, W14 8UK
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Phone:
+44 (0)20 7385 1200
Website:
www.olympia.co.uk/

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