How can trusts meet the financial challenges ahead?

Providers under pressure series
Date: 
Venue: 
The King's Fund

About this event

As the NHS comes under increasing strain, many trusts face questions about their financial sustainability. This event looked at the financial challenges ahead and how different organisations and communities might respond.

Highlights from this event

Candace Imison: How can trusts meet the financial challenges ahead?

Candace Imison

Candace Imison, Acting Director of Policy at The King's Fund, discusses the financial challenges facing NHS trusts and the options for addressing failure, including past remedies which have not worked and the NHS failure regime.

Listen to Candace's presentation

David Flory: How can trusts meet the financial challenges ahead?

David-Flory.jpg

David Flory, Chief Executive, NHS Trust Development Authority, talks about the importance of having a strong relationship with all partners in the system, which is vital to the core purpose of providing high-quality, safe services in a very efficient way.

Listen to David's presentation

Matthew Kershaw: How can trusts meet the financial challenges ahead?

matthew-kershaw thumb.jpg

Matthew Kershaw shares how the challenge of making £350 million of savings was tackled by South London Healthcare NHS Trust. He stresses the importance of engaging right across the local health economy and bringing together the financial and clinical case to achieve change.

Listen to Matthew's presentation