Westminster Health Forum

Payment systems and reimbursement in healthcare

Morning, Tuesday, 21st January 2020

Central London

THIS EVENT IS CPD CERTIFIED



This seminar will consider the development of payment systems and reimbursement in the NHS.


It is timed to bring together stakeholders and policymakers to discuss:


  • Incentivising integration in the tariff system;
  • The future of the purchaser/provider split; and
  • Reimbursement and risk sharing in the development of new pharmaceuticals and technologies.

The agenda includes keynote addresses from: Professor Martin Chalkley, Professor, Centre for Health Economics, University of York; Chris Walters, Director, Pricing and Costing, NHS England and NHS Improvement; David Hare, Chief Executive, Independent Healthcare Providers Network and Dr Stuart Dollow, Founder, Vermilion Life Sciences.


The agenda in summary


  • Developing the payments system and priorities moving forward;
  • The impact of the 2019/20 National Tariff on providers;
  • Assessing the current payment system - appropriate incentives, measuring performance, and the purchaser/provider split;
  • Pharmaceutical payment systems - reimbursement, risk sharing, and access to medicines;
  • Supporting the uptake of innovations and implementing the Innovation and Technology Payment 2019/20;
  • Key issues for the independent sector - transparency, stability, and supporting partnership working;
  • Next steps for payment systems:
    • Rolling out Integrated Care Systems and developing new payment models;
    • Responding to local variations and assessing the updated Market Forces Factor;
    • Moving towards blended payment systems and the future of payment by results; and
    • Promoting prevention in the payment system.


Keynote Speaker

Chris Walters

Director of Pricing and Costing, NHS England and NHS Improvement

Keynote Speakers

Chris Walters

Director of Pricing and Costing, NHS England and NHS Improvement

Professor Martin Chalkley

Professor, Centre for Health Economics, University of York

Chairs

Rt Hon the Lord Warner

former Minister of State for NHS Reform

Rt Hon the Lord Lansley

former Secretary of State for Health and Member, House of Lords EU Internal Market Sub-Committee

Speakers

Joanne Buckle

Principal and Consulting Actuary, Milliman

Amy Manning

Managing Director, S12 Solutions

Rebecca Clegg

Chief Finance Officer, Berkshire West Clinical Commissioning Group

Dr Stuart Dollow

Founder, Vermilion Life Sciences

David Hare

Chief Executive, Independent Healthcare Providers Network

Matthew Bell

Director, Public Policy, Frontier Economics