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Session 4: The need for transformational change and improvement, supported by the Health Foundation

Session chair: Nigel Edwards, Chief Executive, Nuffield Trust

14.50: Hope and hype in digitising health care – Dr Robert Wachter, Interim Chair of the Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco (via Skype)

15.10: Chaired Q&A with audience

15.25: Afternoon refreshments

Session chair: Dr Jennifer Dixon CBE, Chief Executive, The Health Foundation

15.55: Introduction

16.00: Plenary

  • Anita Charlesworth, Director of Research and Economics, The Health Foundation

16.25: Panel discussion and Q&A

  • Professor Sir Mike Richards, Chief Inspector of Hospitals, Care Quality Commission
  • Dr Barbro Fridén, Chief Executive, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Sweden 
  • Chris Hopson, Chief Executive, NHS Providers