Emerging models of primary care

Empowering teams of professionals to lead change
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Event overview

This event provided an opportunity for all progressive primary health care professionals to find out how they can take the reins and lead the development of new models that will improve care for their local populations.


Session one: Collaborating and leading emerging models of care

Implementing the GP Forward View: the first six months of implementation

  • Professor Maureen Baker, Chair, Royal College of General Practitioners

How to empower primary care to innovate and accelerate the uptake of new models of care

  • Dr Jonathan Serjeant, Co-founder and Clinical Director, Brighton and Hove Integrated Care

Promoting inclusive, collaborative, distributed leadership to improve health and wellbeing in a community

  • Dr Jane Povey, GP, and Deputy Medical Director, Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management

Session two: Place-based approaches to improving population health and wellbeing

Creating a community-based primary care model

  • Ian Jackson, Practice Director, Bromley by Bow Health Partnership
  • Sir Sam Everington, Chair Tower Hamlets Clinical Commissioning Group, GP, Bromley by Bow Health Partnership

Designing holistic and responsive primary care models

  • Dr Tim Horsburgh, Clinical Executive Lead for Primary Care, Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group

Working together to deliver innovative new services at scale

  • Dr Paul Driscoll, Chair and Medical Director, Suffolk GP Federation

Session three: Breakouts

How to create a multidisciplinary workforce to improve care for patients and relieve pressures on GPs

  • Dr Chris Jones, Programme Director, West Wakefield Health and Wellbeing Ltd

Nurse-led general practice: demonstrating how an alternative staffing model can be used to deliver high-quality care

  • Julie Belton, Operational and Strategic Director, Cuckoo Lane Surgery

Working in and between teams to create positive cultures in primary care

  • Dr Rachna Chowla, GP Partner, Albion Street Group Practice

Using Schwartz Rounds in primary care to support staff, reduce stress and improve team working

  • Rhiannon Barker, Head of Business Development, Point of Care Foundation
  • Dr Rini Paul, Clinical Co-Lead, Islington Integrated Schwartz Rounds
  • Dr Rachel Hopkins, Clinical Co-Lead, Islington Integrated Schwartz Rounds

Connecting Care: allowing primary care to share information with partners

  • Andrew Fenton, Associate Director, Digital Transformation, NHS South, Central and West Commissioning Support Unit

How to ensure successful implementation of Summary Care Records

  • Harpreet Shergill, Pharmacist and Implementation Manager, The Health and Social Care Information Centre

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