Westminster Health Forum

Payment systems and reimbursement in healthcare

TO BE PUBLISHED February 2020


This conference 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.

Speakers and chairs


Keynotes:


  • Professor Martin Chalkley, Professor, Centre for Health Economics, University of York;
  • Dr Stuart Dollow, Founder, Vermilion Life Sciences;
  • David Hare, Chief Executive, Independent Healthcare Providers Network;
  • Amy Manning, Founder, S12 Solutions; and
  • Chris Walters, Director, Pricing and Costing, NHS England and NHS Improvement.

Further speakers include: Matthew Bell, Frontier Economics; Joanne Buckle, Milliman; Rebecca Clegg, Berkshire West Clinical Commissioning Group; Tim Jaggard, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; James Rimmer, NHS Southampton City Clinical Commissioning Group and NHS Clinical Commissioners; Sara Siegel, Deloitte; and Tania Vanburen, The Royal College of Radiologists.


The chairs are: Rt Hon the Lord Lansley, former Secretary of State for Health and Member, House of Lords EU Internal Market Sub-Committee and Rt Hon the Lord Warner, former Minister of State for NHS Reform.


The agenda


  • Developing the payment 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.


Price: £95 PLUS VAT
Format: DOWNLOADABLE PDF


Shortly after every Westminster Health Forum seminar, a briefing document is produced. This is distributed to all delegates on the day as well as to our policymaker contacts in government, and to stakeholders more widely.

A seminar publication provides a timely record of proceedings, and acts as a guide to the latest thinking on current policy issues for those unable to be at the event.

This publication includes

Presentations

Contributions from keynotes and panellists, including accompanying slides*
*Subject to approval


Delegate Pack

Information from the day, including delegate list, biographies and agenda

Q&A

Transcript of questions and comments posed to speakers from attending delegates


Articles

Supplementary articles from speakers
and delegates