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Patient Safety 2011: Better Care, Better Treatment

Thursday 10th November 2011
Church House Conference Centre, Westminster

The Conference brings together key decision makers, experts, professionals and policy makers to discuss the latest NHS related policy changes on commissioning, reform and patient safety.

We are delighted to announce that Dr Suzette Woodward, Director of Patient Safety, National Patient Safety Agency and leading the design of the Patient Safety function as part of the NHS Commissioning Board Implementation Team has confirmed to chair the morning keynote sessions and will address the conference on Identifying Risks and Recommending Actions ? the NPSA and the NHS Commissioning Board going forward.

Other key topics include:
? Increasing transparency and embedding a culture of reporting all incidents
? NHS Reforms and the Outcomes Framework
? Enhancing the nursing voice
? Patient safety in a new regulatory regime

Other key speakers include:
? David Foster, Deputy Chief Nursing Officer, Department of Health
? Dame Jo Williams, Chair, Care Quality Commission
? Helen O'Shea, Deputy Chief Executive, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust
? Dr Alex Mayor, Medical Director, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust
? Ann Lloyd CBE, Trustee of The Patients Association, former Chief Executive of NHS Wales and of
North Bristol NHS Trust
? Paul Kingsmore, President, Institute of Healthcare, Engineering and Estate Management

For the full programme and booking information, click here.

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