September 28, Croke Park Conference Centre
Welcome and opening remarks from the Chair
Technology enabling integrated care
Getting the basics in place: Update on the plan for EHRs and driving improvements in Ireland’s health information system
Cited as the cornerstone of the eHealth strategy, a national EHR is a comprehensive and combined solution that supports the creation and sharing of key patient information. In 2016, the HSE approved the business case for the programme, but here we are 6 years on… what progress has been made to date and what is the timeframe for delivery of this vital element of Ireland’s eHealth strategy?
Chief Information Officer, Galway Clinic
Dr. Barbara Foley
Health Information Manager, Health Information & Quality Authority (HIQA)
Professor of Health Informatics, UCD & Group CIO, Children’s Health Ireland
How Europe can connect the dots on patient platforms
Andy shares his insights on European use cases, insights, successes and challenges.
Community Director, ECHAlliance
INTERNATIONAL CASE STUDY:
NORDeHEALTH: Nordic eHealth for patients
NORDeHEALTH aims to identify the challenges and opportunities in digitalisation of health services, especially when national portals are implemented to give patients online access to their Electronic Health Records and Personal eHealth Services for increasing self-management and transparency in healthcare. Bridget discusses the project and lessons we can learn from the implementation of patient’s access to their health records.
Docent, Associate Professor in Information Systems at Karlstad University Business School, Sweden
Pippo – an integrated patient portal to further the digitalisation of GP practices
Managing Director, Clanwilliam Health
Deploying digital health tools within large, complex health systems: What are the key considerations for adoption and implementation?
How do we enable safe digital adoption? Liz shares her insights on evaluating digital health tools to anticipate the potential benefits and challenges of adopting them.
founder and CEO, ORCHA (Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Applications), UK
Patient experience management: Giving patients greater control over their care
– Putting user experience at the heart of digital systems design
– Empowering people towards self-management
– To what extent can we mitigate barriers around health inequalities?
– Enabling patients and caregivers share their innovations and solutions
– The self-directed patient: The future of personalised care
Acting Digital Culture and Transformation Clinical Lead, Lancashire & South Cumbria Integrated Care Board, UK
founder, Kids Speech Labs
founder and Chief Executive Officer, Vigo Health
Maria João Jacinto
Executive Director of Patient Innovation and researcher, Nova School of Business and Economics, Portugal
Digital Transformation in healthcare
Treating the right patients in the right order faster: The role of technology in tackling elective care backlogs and the impact of Covid19
- Harnessing the power of data to drive elective recovery and transform the HSE
- Making the best use of digital technology to support the delivery of efficient, effective and safe care
- Protecting the privacy of healthcare data in the cloud
- Digital health tools designed to support overstretched healthcare staff
CEO & co-founder, Wellola
MSc, IIPMM, e-Enabler, Scheduled Care Transformation│Office of the National Director – Change and Innovation Acute Strategy, HSE
Changing healthcare reimbursement models
From digital health to value-based care: What to expect in the future?
Our panel discusses how digital health is challenging traditional reimbursement models:
– How technology is advancing value-based care (VBC)
– How data is key to VBC delivery
– Changing healthcare reimbursement models
Dr Seemit Dhage
Head of Healthcare EMEA , ServiceNow
Dr. Fiona Kiernan
Founder & CEO, Zeumed
Access Partner Value Based Healthcare, Roche Products (Limited) Ireland
Welcome back from the Chair
Update on Ireland’s Digital Health strategy
Director of the Digital Transformation and Open Innovation, HSE
Deep Dive Roundtable Discussions
2.35pm – 3.35pm
Thematic roundtables are 50-minute-long interactive discussions in small groups. Moderated by seasoned industry experts and practitioners, this is your chance to join insightful discussions to share experiences and get new and actionable ideas from peers and experts.
Pill or App? New tools for healthcare
Digital Therapeutics (DTx) use software to treat, prevent and manage diseases and conditions. They offer great promise for better care, personalisation, empowerment and lower healthcare costs. Our panel discusses:
- What benefits does DTx offer in addition to the current healthcare delivery models?
- What are the key use-cases that can be enabled / improved through DTx?
- What are the challenges with respect to adoption and scaling of DTx solutions across the healthcare ecosystem?
- What role do partnerships play in building a robust DTx solution?
- What are the best practices that need to be adopted while building DTx solutions?
founder and CEO, ORCHA (Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Applications)
Transforming the model of general practice/connecting patients to “virtual” doctors
- Improving service design and integration of digital tools within general practice and with other primary care services
- building on the transformative work started during the pandemic, and in particular the need to co-produce improvements with practices and patients if general practice is to embed digital transformation and improve capability.
- Exploring further developments for virtual care, remote patient monitoring and electronic quality health initiatives and health systems
How AI & smart wearables will shape the patient journey
- Connecting smart wearables with organisational e-health solutions through the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT)
- Recording of individual vital data connected with medical resource planning supports decision-making
- Patients are involved more closely in their treatment process How to implement and interlink these technologies to existing IT systems
Population health: Leveraging data and analytic capabilities for preventative care
- Understanding the use and power of data and leveraging advancements in tech and analytic capabilities to change how care is delivered. What are the challenges and opportunities?
- Understanding patient populations through data to proactively engage and deliver local care interventions that reduce inequities and start to bend the curve towards value-based care delivery models
- Establishing a social licence and a framework for accountability to health outcomes – what are the key drivers and barriers towards value-based care?
Digital Culture & Transformation Clinical Lead, Lancashire & South Cumbria Integrated Care System (ICS), NHS
Information governance and privacy protection
- Addressing information accountability, integrity and interoperability concerns
- Data owners, health information custodians and the solution providers – where is the intersection among all 3 stakeholders? What is the extent of patient privacy?
What are the opportunities for digital health companies in the European market?
- Where can we connect more dots for digital health companies in the European market?
- regulatory compliance and the right commercial model
- Nurturing health innovators
- opportunities and engaging with end user/patients
- successful funding pathways in digital health
- What metrics are today’s investors looking at?
- What type of investors should you approach first?
- Once you get the capital you need, what’s next?
- Real examples of what works and what doesn’t work
Wrap up and closing remarks