Wales Branch: Annual Conference

Wales Branch: Annual Conference

Delivering Value for a Healthier Wales

19 September 2019 - 20 September 2019

The Vale Resort



ABOUT THIS EVENT
Join over 200 of your finance colleagues at the upcoming HFMA Wales & ACCA 2019 annual conference. Update your professional development at this flagship event. 

The conference will focus on our theme, Delivering Value for a Healthier Wales. You can expect Keynote speakers and workshop facilitators to keep this theme at the heart of their sessions by focusing on the four areas of the healthier Wales plan: preventative, workforce, quality and value.  
There will be prominent speakers sharing with us their views on how best to learn from the challenges we are facing as well as a chance to network with delegates from across NHS Wales working in a range of different bands.

HOW WOULD YOU BENEFIT?

This two day event is an opportune time to share learning with colleagues and explore a range of potential solutions for your organisation whilst helping you to meet your annual CPD requirements.

WHAT TO EXPECT?
  • Key note speakers
  • Motivational speaker 
  • Great networking opportunities with organisations across the Wales region.
  • Fantastic exhibition space. 
  • A three course gala dinner followed by an evening of entertainment
CONFIRMED SPEAKERS
  • Dr Andrew Goodall CBE, director general for health & social services services, NHS Wales chief executive
  • Ifan Evans, director, technology & transformation, health & social services group, Welsh Government
  • Dr Ed Coats, specialist registrar in obstetrics & gynaecology, Royal United Hospital
  • Matt Morgan, intensive care doctor and author
  • Chris Hunter,  author, bomb disposal expert and former British Army officer.
And many more fantastic speakers lined up 

Please email charlie.dolan@hfma.org.uk if you have any queries regarding the event.


Presentations - Day 1
Presentations - Day 2
Workshop Choices
Evening Entertainment

Please see slides from the conference below
(where we have permission from the speakers) 

Keynote address - No Slides
Dr Andrew Goodall CBE, director general for health & social services services/NHS Wales chief executive

Delivering Value for a Healthier Wales – Challenges and Opportunities for NHS Finance? 
Professor Alan Brace, director of finance, health & social care group, Welsh Government

Improving outcomes in partnership with the Industry 
Professor Hamish Laing, Swansea University

A healthier Wales: from strategy to delivery -
Ifan Evans, director, technology & transformation, health & social services group, Welsh Government

What can others learn from implementing value-based healthcare in Wales? An English perspective 
John Moxham, Director of Value Based Healthcare for King's Health Partners

Workshop A: Take the Robot out of the person to enable Original Thinkers
Steve Smith, NHS Wales Shared Services

Workshop B - Exam Techniques
David Evans, director, HTFT Partnership

Workshop C - Introduction to Patient Level Costing and its role in delivering Value NHS Wales - Finance Delivery Unit

Workshop D - Personal Resilience using mindfulness techniques
Jo Gilllibrand, Finance Training Academy

Workshop E - Using Business Intelligence software to give a fresh view of Finance data - Sandy Tallon, Head of Information, Welsh Health Specialised Services 

The value of gene therapy in the NHS - Unable to share 

Sian Corrin, Institute Of Medical Genetics, Cardiff and Vale UHB

HFMA President’s address - Unable to share 
Bill Gregory, hfma president & chief finance officer, deputy ceo, Lancashire Care NHS

Rising to the challenge - Unable to share 
Dr Ed Coats, specialist registrar in obstetrics & gynaecology, Royal United Hospital

Breakfast Session - Role of the NHS finance business partner
Andrew Monahan, Policy and research manager, hfma 

Care Mapping- Using quality, value and outcome data
Shane Mills, director of quality and patient experience, National Collaborative Commissioning Unit 

The Cost of Conflict in the NHS
Clive Lewis OBE DL 

Fight against all
Matt Morgan, intensive care doctor and author 

Motivational session
Chris Hunter 

Workshop Choices

Workshop A: Taking the Robot out of the Person to Enable Original Thinkers- Steve Smith, NHS Wales Shared Services

In exploring how the value of Finance professionals can be maximised, the above workshop will look at how all finance staff can be released from some mundane repetitive tasks to add greater value to the NHS in Wales. This greater value will come from improving the speed, accuracy and quality of how data is processed.

Workshop B: Exam Techniques 
David Evans, Director, HTFT Partnership

In this workshop David will demonstrate how to approach professional accountancy examination papers in a way that will help maximise marks. He will explain how to effectively analyse the information that is presented, how to understand question requirements, and how to construct narrative answers to applied skills and strategic professional papers.

Workshop C: Introduction to Patient Level Costing and its role in delivering Value
NHS Wales Finance Delivery Unit

The Finance Delivery Unit will provide an update of the developments that have been taking place within the costing community. The session will share with delegated how the use of patient level costing is helping to drive the Value Based Healthcare agenda in Wales.

Workshop D: Personal Resilience using Mindfulness techniques
Jo Gillibrand, Finance Training Academy

This enjoyable and practical workshop will help delegates deal more effectively with life’s challenges in a more mindful and empowering way and provide tools and techniques that can be easily interwoven into their daily lives.

Workshop E: Using Business Intelligence Software to give a fresh view of Finance Data 
Sandy Tallon, Head of Information, Welsh Health Specialised Services Committee

The purpose of this session would be to highlight the possibilities that new Business Intelligence software brings to the Finance community, and spark discussion about innovation in Finance reporting.

 
Thursday Evening – black tie gala dinner

19.00 Drinks reception
Grab yourself a glass of bubbly or orange juice 

19.30 Welcome
Lloyd Powell, Head of ACCA Cymru

19.45 Dinner

Adam Reeves our Close  - Up Magician will be impressing everyone with his tricks throughout the dinner

21.15 Conference charity

Cancer Research Wales

21.30 Auction & raffle
Win some great prizes including an amazon echo, a golf day or a Kindle 7

21.45 Band

Get your dancing shoes on for Helter Skelter