Industry Briefings

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GP Payments Calculation Futures Market Engagement

  • A Request for Information (RFI) document on GP Payments Calculation Futures was published on 17 January 2018, with the purpose of engaging the supplier community in an open exchange of ideas.
    In support of this consultation, interested suppliers are invited to join NHS Digital and techUK for a webinar on GP Payments Calculation Futures, where additional information and a Q&A session will be included.
  • Tuesday 30th January 2018 10am -12pm
  • Agenda and presentation are available to download.

International Classification of Diseases (ICD) web services Webinar

  • This event will cover:
    • ICD-11 Introduction
    • introduction of the ICD-API ICD web services and Uniform Resource Identifier (URIs)
    • update on the current ICD-11
    • Q&A session
  • Tuesday 23 January 2018, 10am - 12pm (UK time)
  • Agenda is available to download

Global Digital Exemplar (GDE) Event

  • The events will cover:
    • recap of the goals of the GDE programme
    • outline of the key role of vendors in delivering core technical build functionality
    • NHS Digital’s ambition for GDE endorsement and a more streamlined procurement vehicle for GDE followers.
  • Tuesday 12 December 2017, 2.30 - 4.30pm
  • Agenda, Delegate list, and presentation are available to download.

FHIR Works – Showcasing progress towards interoperable care

  • This event will cover:
    • Joint event with techUK, NHS Digital, INTEROPen, and guests KLAS
    • an event on interoperability
    • a conversation on the current initiatives and future plans for interoperability
    • bringing suppliers and the NHS together
  • Friday 03 November 2017 10:00 - 15:00
  • Presentation, delegate list, and other documents are available to download

Building a better digital experience for patients event (Patient Engagement: Self-Care and Prevention)

  • The events will cover:
    • better care and patient experience - our digital vision for patients and the public
    • our roadmap and what the future looks like
    • the commercial element
    • meet the programme directors - breakout sessions with opportunities to discuss in more detail those particular programmes you are interested in:
    • Wi-Fi
    • apps and wearables
    • citizen ID/personal health records
  • Thursday 23 November 2017, 11am – 4pm, Macdonald Manchester Hotel, London Road, Manchester M1 2PG
    Wednesday 29 November 2017, 2pm – 5.30pm, techUK, 10 St Bride Street, London, EC4A 4AD
  • Agenda, Delegate list, and presentation are available to download.

Pharmacy and Medicines IT Forum

  • The event will address two key areas:
    • provide an outline of the current areas of work within the Pharmacy and Medicines IT portfolio within NHS Digital that has potential for or already requires market engagement, partnership development and delivery.
    This includes but is not limited to:
    • the provision and enhancement of prescribing and dispensing activity in primary care, including electronic patient signatures and the drive towards digital exemption checking
    • creating better patient facing services that support the management of medicines and adherence
    • how we better standardise data capture for medicines and medicines related activity. How we allow it to flow safely and securely between parts of health and care to improve outcomes.
    • an opportunity for you to showcase your products and innovation to inform our roadmaps and direction of travel
  • Monday 13 November, 10:00am – 01:00pm
  • Agenda and presentation are available to download.

Engagement on the future direction for GP IT

  • NHS Digital in partnership with techUK
  • Multiple events during 2017
  • Agenda, presentations, audio recordings and other documentation are available.

Industry Briefings October 2017

  • The briefing will cover:
    • an update of NHS Digital's work including the "personalised health and care 2020" programmes commissioned by the National Information Board
    • an in-depth look at a number of NHS Digital's development roadmaps and programme plans
    • an opportunity to ask questions of NHS Digital senior management who are leading development and service improvement programmes
    • a chance to share your perspectives with NHS Digital, techUK and colleagues across the health and social care digital industry
    • signposting to further information and opportunities to shape the development of NHS Digital's services.
  • London: Tuesday 17 October 2017, 10am – 2pm
    Leeds: Wednesday 25 October 2017, 10am – 2pm
  • London Agenda and presentation are available to download.

Refreshed Information Governance Toolkit Webinar

  • We will be covering:
    • an overview of the planned changes to the Information Governance Toolkit
    • a demonstration of the prototype system
    • a chance to raise questions
    • opportunities to provide feedback on the new system
  • Monday 25 September 2017, 2pm – 3:30pm
  • Agenda, Delegate list, and presentation are available to download.

Security Operations Centre webinar

  • The purpose of the webinar is to provide more details about the Security Operations Centre, specifically:
    • short-term and long-term objectives of a Strategic Partnership for the Security Operations Centre and Security Operating Model
    • the current status of NHS Digital’s security service
    • commercial and procurement considerations
  • Tuesday 15 August 2017, 10am – 11.30am
  • Agenda is available to download.

National Data Architecture Webinar

  • We are starting work to define and publish the National Data Architecture for health and care. This is a key workstream within the wider Personalised Health and Care 2020 programmes (also known as ‘paperless 2020’), providing a clear basis to underpin the development of local and national systems across health and social care; enabling the flow of information between current information islands for either real time or secondary use purposes.
  • Wednesday 9 August 2017, 2pm – 3.30pm
  • Agenda, Delegate list, and presentation are available to download.

Cyber in Health and Social Care Working Group

  • The Wannacry ransomware attacks affected at least 48 NHS Trusts. NHS Digital is investigating the incident and working on tools for a more resilient NHS. Join us for a briefing with NHS Digital’s Security Operations team to hear their plans to make the NHS more secure from cyber attack and for a panel discussion on the industry response.
  • Thursday 20 July 2017, 10.30am – 1.30pm
  • Agenda, Presentation and Delegate list are available to download.

Health and Social Care Integration

  • NHS Digital in partnership with techUK
  • Multiple events during 2017
  • Agenda, presentations, audio recordings and other documentation are available.

Wi-Fi Webinar 2017

  • The roll-out of NHS Wi-Fi to primary care has now moved into its second phase which will see free Wi-Fi available to both patients and staff in all GP surgeries by 31 December 2017. This webinar is an opportunity for us to share the latest information with suppliers.
  • Thursday 13 July 2017, 11am – 12.30pm
  • Agenda, delegate list, and presentation are available to download.

NHS Digital Supplier Information Exchange Workshop

  • NHS Digital will create a new digital service for suppliers that will provide better information and services to them via a new “Supplier Information Exchange”.
  • Tuesday 27 June, 11:30 – 14:30
  • Agenda, Presentation and summary research document available to download.

Industry Briefings June 2017

  • NHS Digital in partnership with techUK
  • 21st June 2016 & 28th June 2017
  • Agenda, individual presentations, and other documentation available to download.

Clinical Triage Platform Supplier engagement event

  • This supplier engagement will cover:
    • Vision for the future Clinical Decision Support System
    • Requirements overview
    • Technical Architecture overview
    • Outlining the next steps for engagement
    • Opportunity to network and to ask questions of NHS Digital staff in relation to the project.
  • Wednesday, June 14th 2017, 10:30am - 1:00pm
  • Oxford Suite, Holiday Inn London Regent’s Park, Carburton Street, London.
  • Agenda, post event questionnaire and other documentation are available to download.

Digital Child Health and Maternity

  • NHS Digital in partnership with techUK
  • Multiple events during 2017
  • Agenda, presentations, audio recordings and other documentation are available.

International Opportunities

  • This event will provide you with details of digital health opportunities in key emerging international markets and an opportunity for you to share any challenges that affect your ability to export to these markets.
  • Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 12:30 - 16:15
  • Asia House, 63 New Cavendish St, Marylebone, London W1G 7LP.
  • Agenda, presentations, and other documentation are available.

NHS Digital Industry Briefing WebEx in partnership with techUK

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 2:00 pm
Welcome to our industry briefing webinar, jointly hosted by NHS Digital and techUK. This briefing will provide an update on our work including the ‘paperless 2020’ programmes commissioned by the National Information Board, give you an opportunity to ask questions and provide details of future market engagement events.

Industry Briefings October 2016

  • NHS Digital in partnership with techUK
  • 18th October 2016 and 21st October 2016
  • Agenda, individual presentations and other documentation are still available.