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Innovations Think Tank Conference

Thursday, 26th October 2017, 2pm

Brunel Room, No1 Great George Street, London SW1P 3AA

Does NHS really need more money to solve the problems?

Time to create an alternative narrative


  • 2.00pm Registration and refreshments

  • 2.30pm Welcome and Opening remarks

Conference Chairman: Mr Johnny Mercer, MP

Member, Health Select Committee

  • 2:40pm Towards a sustainable NHS Dr Sarah Wollaston, MP

Chairman, Health Select Committee

  • 3.00pm Panel discussion -

Dr Peter Fisher, President of Doctors for the NHS]

Dr Chaand Nagpaul CBE, BMA Council Chair
Mrs Sandra Wilson, Chair of the Exmoor Patient Group

  • 3.10pm Beyond common clerking: Step towards sustaining Emergency Department Dr Parag Singhal

  • 3:25pm Panel discussion –

Ms Janet Davies, CEO and General Secretary of the Royal College of Nursing

Mr Keshav Singhal MBE, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Professor Iain Hutchison,Sr Bartholomew’s Hospital, London

  • 3.35pm Other serious issues affecting NHS and solutions

- What are they?

- Establish ward based team
- Establish elected Board Members
- Creating more spaces for social care

Dr Arun Baksi

  • 3:50pm Break

  • 4:05pm Other issues continued

- Mandatory productivity of all key staff

- Stop the use of external management consultants
- Meaningful ways of Public information and involvement

Dr Parag Singhal

  • 4:20pm Panel discussion

The Rt Hon. Baroness Helena Kennedy QC

Lord Bhikhu Parekh

Ms Janet Davies, CEO and General Secretary of the Royal College of Nursing

  • 4.30pm Innovating to reduce waste

Ms Emily Hough, Director/Strategy Group/NHS England

  • 4:50pm Panel Discussion – All panel members and participants

  • 5:05pm Open discussion: How to move our ideas forward -open discussion

  • 5.30pm Close

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