South West branch annual conference

South West branch annual conference

Prioritise your professional development at this flagship event

26 September 2019 - 27 September 2019

Marriott City Centre, Bristol



About this event

The NHS long-term plan set out how new service models will be backed by the actions of workforce, technology, innovation and efficiency, as well as national and regional systems. Taking it's inspiration from this year's theme, 'Systems are doing it for themselves,' the HFMA South West branch annual conference will focus on these key areas, as well as delving further into the world of integrated care.

During the conference, we will be showcasing excellence and best practice from across the South West region in short sessions titled ‘Proud moments.’

Why should you attend?

This event is a perfect opportunity for NHS finance staff across the region to update their professional development, whilst hearing from leading NHS professionals from a regional and a national level.

Highlights will include:

  • Elizabeth O'Mahony, Regional Director South West, NHS England and Improvement discussing integrated care
  • Nigel Foster, Director of Finance, Frimley Health Foundation Trust and East Berkshire CCG showcasing financial leadership at Frimley
  • Dominic Hardy, Director of Primary Care and System Transformation, NHS England & Improvement discussing how systems continue their integration journey
  • Dr Iain Chorlton, GP, Tamar Valley Health will be discussing how primary care stretches beyond the GP surgery
  • Dr Sanjay Agrawal, Consultant in Respiratory and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust sharing how we make prevention happen
Plus much more..

Register today

Delegates can register to attend this event by booking online via the website or emailing amy.morgan@hfma.org.uk for group bookings.

Venue
Sponsorship
Awards
Presentations

Marriott City Centre, Bristol, 2 Lower Castle Street, Bristol, BS1 3AD

The South West branch annual conference attracts over 200 NHS finance professionals, over two days. Our sponsorship opportunities at this event vary from exhibition stands to overall sponsorship. If your organisation would like to get involved, please contact us to discuss further. 

The HFMA South West Branch will be hosting its awards ceremony at this years annual conference. 

The branch believes this will be a perfect opportunity to recognise local achievements, hard work and commitment from within the region and to be acknowledged and appreciated amongst colleagues and friends. 

Each award will be judged by an appropriate panel which will include members of the South West branch committee. The judges will select a winning person or team whom matched the criteria and is in their view the best entrant.

In order to acknowledge the hard work of your peers please click here to view the full brochure and to access the nominations form. 

This year there are seven exciting for you to chose from:

  • HFMA President's 'theme of the year' Award - Value the Opportunity
  • Deputy Director of Finance Award
  • Finance Team of the Year Award
  • Professional Development Award
  • Outstanding Contribution Award
  • Unsung Hero Award
  • Innovation Award
  • Integrated care - a personal NHS England and Improvement perspective

Elizabeth O'Mahony, Regional Director South West - NHS England and Improvement 
Please see presentation here


  • Financial Leadership, Frimley Style

 Nigel Foster, Director of Finance Frimley Health Foundation Trust and East Berkshire CCG
Please see presentation here

  • Primary Care - stretching beyond the GP surgery

Dr Iain Chorlton, GP Tamar Valley Health and Chair of NHS Kernow Clinical Commissioning Group
Please see presentation here

  • Primary Care and System Transformation

Dominic Hardy, Director of Primary Care and System Transformation - NHS England
Please see presentation here

  • Making Prevention Happen

Dr Sanjay Agrawal, Consultant in Respiratory and Intensive Care Medicine – University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
Please see presentation here 

Delegate feedback from last year


'Great to see first-hand account of real example of patient care improvement'

'Always a good opportunity to step away from the day job for a short while, look through a slightly different lens, look up from the immediate, and a bit of reflection.'

'I found my first HFMA conference very enjoyable and informative'

'We strive for excellence. This we learn from other people'