Professor Lord Darzi KBE, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department of Health, spoke at The King's Fund's Clinicians, Quality and Data conference on 28 April 2009.
His speech included:
- putting the Next Stage Review into the context of the policies undertaken in the preceeding years
- the role of quality as an organising principle, to ensure quality improvement
- measuring safety, clinical effectiveness and patient experience
- the role of NICE and the Care Quality Commission in the measurement of quality standards.