The opportunity to use data to transform the NHS

CHN and The Kings Fund jointly hosted Tim Ferris, Director of Transformation at NHS England and NHS Improvement on 29th March.

Tim focused his talk on the potential of data and analytics to improve outcomes for populations, quality and productivity of care. 

He talked about four key sources of data (EPR, Path and imaging, registries, genomics) and four key uses of data (clinical care, population health management, planning, research).

The following discussion was broad ranging and covered:

The discussion ended with Tim agreeing to come back in a year and share an update!