ALF 2020 – Day 1 Agenda
Lena Samuels, Chair, SCAS
|08.30||Pre-conference registration, refreshments and networking|
|09.15 - 09.30||Introduction & Welcome:
Professor Anthony Marsh QAM,
Chair AACE, CEO WMAS and National Strategic Ambulance Advisor DHSC
|09.30 - 10.15||Baroness Dido Harding, Chair NHSI
|10.15 - 10.45||Nigel Edwards, CEO Nuffield Trust
The current landscape and the challenges ahead.
|10.45 - 11.15||Refreshment break|
|11.15 - 11.45||Niall Dickson, CEO NHS Confederation
|11.45 - 12.15||Yvonne Coghill, Director WRES Implementation Team, NHS England
|12.15 - 13.15||Research Abstracts Presentations (5 x 10 minutes)
Introduced by Professor Julia Williams, University of Hertfordshire:
Julia Whettam, North West Ambulance Service
Do Clinical Pharmacists add value to the Clinical Assessment Service Team working across both 999 and 111?
Florian Breitenbach, Rettungsdienst Kooperation in Schleswig Holstein, Germany
International Exchange and Collaboration in the Paramedic Profession: A review & recommendations
Sasha Johnston, South Western Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust
Exploring the perceptions and experiences of staff mental health support: A survey of ambulance service employees
Jane Clayton, North West Ambulance Service
The impact of an improvement collaborative on delays in ambulance service hospital handover during winter
Vanessa Simpson, Wellington Free Ambulance
The Pop-Up Experience: Exploring human centred design thinking to understand the Ambulance sectors contribution to the Health Ecosystem: A case study on rural / provincial New Zealand
|13.15 - 14.15||Buffet lunch and networking
Discussion of abstracts and opportunity to ‘Meet the Presenters’
|14.15 - 14.30||Research Abstracts: delegate voting - select the winner
|14.30 - 15.15||Our People: Mental Health & Wellbeing
Will Hancock, CEO, SCAS
Session Chair & Introduction:
Anna Parry, Deputy MD, AACE
• An ambulance service picture
Ruth Sutherland, CEO, Samaritans
• A national picture and reflections on the ambulance service
Supporting the health and wellbeing of our staff
Kerry Gulliver, HRD, EMAS
• An overview of our national health and wellbeing work
• #ambkeeptalking – personal experiences
|15.15 - 15.45||Bobby Pratap, Deputy Head of Mental Health, NHSE
Parity of esteem for Mental Health Patients?
|15.45 - 16.15||Refreshment break|
|16.15 - 17.15||Chris Hopson, CEO, NHS Providers
The ambulance sector’s role in delivering urgent and emergency care in accordance with the Long Term Plan.
Followed by Panel & Q&A
"The ambulance service contribution to integrated healthcare - realising its potential"
Rachael Ellis, NHS Clinical Commissioners
Helen Ray, CEO, NEAS
Jason Killens, CEO, Welsh Ambulance
Moderated by Lena Samuels Chair, SCAS
|17.15 - 17.30||Lena Samuels
Chair's Summary of Day 1
Plenary Conference Close
|18.45||Pre Awards Dinner - Reception
Join our sponsors and guests for networking in the Rotunda
|19.30||Awards Dinner – Welcome to the Evening
Introduced by Professor Anthony Marsh QAM
ALF brings together award recipients from right across the UK’s Ambulance services to be recognised for ‘Outstanding Service’.
Introduced by Perry McCarthy, Formula 1 motor racing driver, ‘Flat Out, Flat Broke’ author and a bit of a Stig…..