Agenda

8.00 a.m.Registration
Tea/Coffee/Pastries
8.30 a.m.Opening Address - Minister for Health, Simon Harris, T.D.
SESSION 1 -SETTING THE SCENE
8.45 a.m.How does Ireland measure up, have we any metrics?
Prof. Charles Normand, Edward Kennedy Professor of Health Policy & Management, University of Dublin, Trinity College
9.05 a.m.What will it take to make Slaintecare a reality: infrastructure, ABF, Digital Heath, ...? The need to focus on outcomes
Dr. Thomas Kelley ICHOM
9.25 a.m.A patient's experience
Mick MacClancy: "How I survived a cardiac arrest"
9.40 a.m.Tea/Coffee
SESSION 2 - FROM OUTCOMES TO VALUE
10.00 a.m.Using HTA as a driver: HIQA's assessment of using Mechanical Thrombectomy in management for Stroke patients
Dr. Máirín Ryan, Director HTA and Deputy CEO HIQA
10.20 a.m.Applying Value-Based Health Care to Medtech
Yves Verboven, Director Market Access & Economic Policies, Medtech Europe

10.40 a.m.CASE STUDIES- How value-based health care strategies are delivering better outcomes
2 Examples from MedTech Europe's Value-Based Procurement pilot studies
(a) Edwards Lifesciences - TAVI
(b) UniHA - Warming blankets
11.10 a.m.Tea/Coffee
SESSION 3 - ASSESSING THE VALUE
11.30 a.m. Value-based Health care in Wales
Alan Brace, Director of Finance, Health & Social Care, Welsh Government
11.50 a.m.Assessing the Value of Medical devices in the HSE
Dr. Anne Dee, Health Technology Assessment Group Lead and Specialist in Public Health Medicine, Department of Public Health
12.10 p.m.Building a better Sourcing/Procurement Service
John Swords, Head of Procurement, Health Business Services, HSE
12.30 p.m.PANEL DISCUSSION
12.40 p.m.ICHOM CHALLENGE How to make outcomes measurement a reality in Ireland
1.00 p.m.Lunch