4 National Patient Safety Conference Friday 7

4th National Patient Safety Conference
Friday 7th November, 2014
Croke Park Conference Centre
08.30 – 09.15
Registration (Tea/coffee available)
09.15 – 09.25
Welcome address
Dr. Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer
09.25 – 09.40
Opening address
Mr. Leo Varadkar, T.D. Minister for Health
Session 1
Plenary Chair – Dr Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer
UK Speakers
09.40 – 10.10
“Inspecting for improvement? Lessons from evaluating the
Care Quality Commission's new approach to acute hospitals"
Professor Kieran Walshe, Professor of Health Policy and
Management at Manchester Business School
10.10 - 10.40
“Being an Agent for Positive Change in a Time of Limited
Helen Bevan, Chief of Service Transformation at the NHS
Institute for Innovation and Improvement
10.40 – 10.50
Question and Answer Session
10.50 – 11.20
Tea/Coffee Break - Poster viewing
Session 2
Break-out Session – Local Good Practice
11.20 – 12.30
Local Good Practice Oral Presentations
12 Presentations of local good practice will be delivered in 3
breakout rooms.
12.30 – 13.30
Lunch and Poster viewing
Session 3
Plenary Chair
Dr Philip Crowley, National Director of Quality and Patient
Safety, Health Service Executive
13.30 - 14.30
National Issues
- The Patient Perspective (Ann Bridge)
- Open Disclosure (Angela Tysall, National Lead for Open
Disclosure, HSE and Dr John Tiernan, Executive Director
Member Engagement Division, Medical Protection
- National Clinical Effectiveness Committee (Dr Kathleen
MacLellan, Department of Health)
14.30 – 14.50
“What does „care‟ mean in and for health care? - Addressing
the Compassion and Safety deficit”.
Dr Justin Brophy, Executive Clinical Director, HSE Mental
Health Services
14.50 – 15.10
"Complaints Driving Improvements"
Mr Peter Tyndall, Ombudsman
15.10 – 15.30
Panel Discussion
15.30 – 15.35
Closing Remarks
Dr. Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer
*Please note that the running order is subject to change until the
programme is finalised.