Breadcrumb Home Multimedia Derek Feeley: Scotland – why quality is the best response to the financial challenge This content relates to the following topics: NHS finances Quality improvement Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Derek Feeley, Chief Executive at NHS Scotland, gives an overview of health care in Scotland, including the economic, demographic and population health challenges.From the The King's Fund Annual Conference 2012.Related contentVideoJeremy Hunt: making quality of care as important as quality of treatmentIn his keynote speech at our 2012 annual conference, Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt called for quality of care to be as important as quality of treatment. VideoChris Trimble: why adopting a reverse innovation approach will transform health careChris Trimble, Adjunct Professor at Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College, US, looks at how reverse innovations (innovations adopted in the developing world first) can be used to meet the NHS innovation challenge.VideoAra Darzi: personalised medicine – the way of the future?Rt Hon Professor Lord Ara Darzi discusses the benefits of using personalised medicine for patients, in particular for the diagnosis of cancer.SlideshowMike Richards: improving outcomes in the NHSProfessor Sir Mike Richards CBE, Director for Preventing Early Deaths at the NHS Commissioning Board, looks back at the NHS in the 1990s to see how much progress has been made in improving health outcomes since then. Comments Add your comment Your name Email (your email will not be made public) Your job/role Organisation Comment Post comment You may also be interested in Article The Fourth Whitehall Lecture: What needs to be done to secure the future of the NHS? Lecture given by Chris Ham to the Cambridge Whitehall Group on 9 December 2015 Lecture given by Chris Ham to the Cambridge Whitehall Group on 9 December 2015. Blog Action to tackle the growing crisis in health and social care is essential for a sustainable future Chris Ham outlines the proposals set out in our new agenda for action to tackle the growing crisis in health and social care. Report Better value in the NHS: The role of changes in clinical practice The NHS is being asked to make large productivity savings. This report argues that, rather than looking at efficiency and costs, the NHS should be focusing on getting better value from its budget. Better value in the NHS: report summary Faced with the challenge of finding productivity improvements of £22 billion, the NHS needs to focus on improving value for every pound that it spends. This page is a summary of the full report.