Sustainability and transformation plans (STPs) from planning to implementation – London event

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Event overview

With October marking the deadline for finishing sustainability and transformation plans (STPs), and the beginning of implementation, this event shared progress to date with the plans, discussed the common challenges, and looked at how areas are preparing for the next phase.


Breakfast workshop

Andy Hadley, Head of IT Development, NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group
Delivering Dorset STPs 2020 digital vision

Session one

David Meates, Chief Executive, Canterbury District Health Board and West Coast Health Board (New Zealand)
'One system, one plan': Canterbury's journey to place-based health and care

Ben Dyson, Executive Director of Strategy, NHS Improvement
Supporting local health systems to enhance collaborative working

Hugh Alderwick, Senior Policy Adviser to the CEO, The King's Fund
Tracking the development of sustainability and transformation plans in England

Session two: Reflections from leaders on STPs so far and next steps

Stephen Dorrell, Chair, NHS Confederation, and Independent Chair, Birmingham and Solihull STP board
Birmingham and Solihull sustainability and transformation plan

Angela Pedder OBE, Chief Executive, Northern, Eastern and Western Devon Success Regime, and STP footprint lead for Devon
Devon sustainability and tranformation plan

Joyce Redfearn CBE, Independent Chair, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly STP Transformation Board
Cornwall and Isles of Scilly sustainability and transformation plan

Session three

How will you close the health and wellbeing gap?

Mel Duffy, Director of Strategy, Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust
Professor Rod Thomson, Director of Public Health, Herefordshire Council and Shropshire Council
Closing the health and wellbeing gap: Shropshire Neighbourhoods programme

Trudi Grant, Director of Public Health, Somerset County Council
Tackling the Somerset health and wellbeing gap

Joe Gannon, Director of Policy and Research, Carers UK and Member, NHS Five Year Forward View Peoples and Communities Board
Harnessing the expertise of people and communities: closing the health and wellbeing gap

How will you drive transformation to close the care and quality gap?

Dr Michael Mulholland, GP, RCGP Regional Ambassador for Frimley Health, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West
A tale of two STPs

Mandy Rudczenko, Expert by Experience and Member, NHS Five Year Forward View People and Communities Board
Harnessing the expertise of people and communities: closing the care and quality gap

How will you close the finance and efficiency gap?

Barry Quirk CBE, Chief Executive, Lewisham Council, Senior Leadership Team, South East London STP footprint
The sustainability and transformation plan efficiency challenge

Paul Miller, Director of Strategy, Pool Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, and Senior Leadership Team, Dorset STP footprint
Dr Phil Richardson, Director of Transformation, NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group
'Our Dorset': Dorset's sustainability and transformation plan

David McCullogh, Chief Executive, Royal Voluntary Service and Member, NHS Five Year Forward View People and Communities Board
Harnessing the expertise of people and communities: closing the finance and efficiency gap

Session four: Balancing collaboration with organisational performance

Chris Hopson, Chief Executive, NHS Providers
Sustainability and transformation plans











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