Civil Service Live 2014 gave health care workers a rare chance to hear directly from some of the most important figures in the UK health sector. Department of Health Permanent Secretary’s Una O'Brien’s keynote speech was a highlight, as she looked ahead to some of the trends that will drive the evolution of the NHS in the years to come.
O'Brien’s talk focused on three big ideas:
How are you adapting to meet these challenges? Are you learning to work more flexibly with mobile devices? Are you focused on making the most of clinical data? Are you trying to reimagine your role on a day-to-day basis? What’s been your biggest challenge so far?