Westminster Health Forum

Improving care services for older people: funding, integration and standards

Morning, Friday, 14th July 2017

Central London

THIS EVENT IS CPD CERTIFIED



This seminar will provide a timely opportunity to consider the policy priorities for improving care services for older people in England.


Attendees will discuss the impact of current measures, such as additional funding allocated to social care in the Spring Budget and the social care precept reform, as well as the next steps in sustainably delivering quality care services to an ageing population.


Further sessions consider priorities for reducing delayed transfers of care and relieving ‘front door hospital pressures’, as well as the wider implementation of the enhanced health in care homes vanguards, the changing role of the third  and independent sectors in delivering integrated and quality care, and priorities for regulating older peoples care.



Guests of Honour

Professor Martin Vernon

National Clinical Director for Integration and Frail Elderly, NHS England

Andrea Sutcliffe

Chief Inspector of Adult Social Care, CQC

Guests of Honour

Andrea Sutcliffe

Chief Inspector of Adult Social Care, CQC

Professor Martin Vernon

National Clinical Director for Integration and Frail Elderly, NHS England

Keynote Speakers

Elizabeth Sargeant

Clinical Lead for Integration - Emergency Care Improvement Programme, NHS Improvement

Ashley McDougall

Director, Local Service Delivery Value for Money Studies, National Audit Office

Chairs

Baroness Barker

Vice-Chair, All-Party Parliamentary Group on Housing and Care for Older People

Baroness Greengross

President and Chief Executive, International Longevity Centre - UK; Co-Chair, All-Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia and Co-Chair, All-Party Parliamentary Group for Ageing and Older People

Speakers

Dr Alex Bailey

Lead Clinician for Older People, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust and Old Age Psychiatrist, Westminster Community Mental Health Team

Jane Ashcroft

Chief Executive Officer, Anchor Trust

Viccie Nelson

Programme Director, Care Home Vanguard, Sutton Clinical Commissioning Group

Senior speaker confirmed from Healthwatch England

Karin Orman

Professional Affairs Officer for Older People and Long-Term Conditions, College of Occupational Therapists

Gavin Terry

Policy Manager, Alzheimer’s Society