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Data Sharing for Better Healthcare

JULY ECOSYSTEM 2018: Data Sharing for Better Healthcare

Thursday 12th July, 09:00 - 13:00

MSP Citylabs, Nelson Street, Manchester, M13 9NQ

The July 2018 meeting of the GM Connected Health Ecosystem took place on Thursday 12th July at MSP Citylabs.

The discussion focussed on the recent awarding of Local Health & Care Record Exemplar (LHCRE) status to Greater Manchester by NHS England. The £7.5m award will help further strengthen the work being undertaken to develop integrated care records across GM and better sharing of information.

An overview of LHCRE was provided by Stephen Dobson, Interim Chief Digital Officer, GM Health & Social Care Partnership, followed by presentations and discussion from locality based leads from Wigan & Bolton on their experiences of data sharing across organisations.

In addition, there were discussions surrounding Trusted Research Environments, the opportunities and challenges of data sharing in healthcare, together with hearing from Health Innovation Manchester & NICE on the latest developments on the GM Innovation Hub and mapping our digital health assets.

Thank you to our speakers:

  • Stephen Dobson, Interim Chief Digital Officer, GMHSCP
  • Jonathan Kerry, Assistant Director, NHS Wigan Borough CCG
  • Alison Hughes, Assistant Director Strategic ICT Partnerships, Bolton
    MBC / Wigan MBC
  • Paul Morris, Associate Director of Informatics, NHS Bolton CCG
  • Ben Green, Information Security Manager, Connected Health
    Cities / University of Manchester
  • Andy Bleaden, International Projects Manager, ECHAlliance
  • Linda Whalley, Strategic Advisor, Health Innovation Manchester
  • Jane Garnett, DataLab Lead, Science Policy & Research, NICE

Their presentations can be downloaded here

Download the full agenda here.