Panel discussion: The digital primary and secondary care interface

10:00am, 18 October

Join HTN and a panel of experts for a live discussion focusing on the primary care and secondary care interface, and the role of digital.

In this session we’ll discuss care-coordination, the digital interface and collaboration between care settings, visibility of activity, a system-wide approach to referral management, advice and guidance, and the role of digital to ensure patients are directed to the right place, at the right time.

Panellists will share their programmes, challenges and learnings on this subject area, as well as discuss what does good look like and what can be achieved in the short term.

The panel includes: 

  • Max Carter, Programme Director, Outpatient Transformation at North West London ICB
  • Dr Paul Wright, GP, deputy clinical director/IT clinical lead at NHS Greater Manchester and CCIO at Manchester and Trafford Local Care Organisation
  • David Ezra, Managing Director, NEC Rego
  • Lee Rickles, chief information officer at Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust