What are the challenges facing PCTs in the implementation of the National Programme for IT (NPfIT) Connecting for Health B...
National Programme for IT (NPfIT) <ul><li>evolved from a myriad of government strategies, pilots and initiatives that dat...
The Challenges facing PCTs <ul><li>Complex relationships with numerous government agencies, NHS organisations, 3 rd party...
The Enablers for Change <ul><li>Agile programme management framework </li></ul><ul><li>Strong governance and senior sponso...
In Summary <ul><li>The difficulties and challenges should not be underestimated - they are complex and many </li></ul><ul>...
National Programme for IT (NPfIT) “ Improving Health, Improving Lives ” Connecting for Health Brendan O’Loughlin MBCS C...
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National Programme For It (N Pf It)

Overview presentation on the subject of the National Programme for IT in the NHS
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Transcripts - National Programme For It (N Pf It)

  • 1. What are the challenges facing PCTs in the implementation of the National Programme for IT (NPfIT) Connecting for Health Brendan O’Loughlin MBCS CITP 24 th February 2009
  • 2. National Programme for IT (NPfIT) <ul><li>evolved from a myriad of government strategies, pilots and initiatives that date back over a quarter of a century </li></ul><ul><li>the biggest and the most expensive IT programme in world history </li></ul><ul><li>a series of technology based projects that are transforming the way that the NHS works </li></ul><ul><li>Quote “ the National Health Service uses more IT than any organisation outside NASA…. ” Gordon Brown ‘07 </li></ul>
  • 3. The Challenges facing PCTs <ul><li>Complex relationships with numerous government agencies, NHS organisations, 3 rd party suppliers & end-user communities </li></ul><ul><li>Risks profile – political, financial, technical, operational; numerous inter-dependencies </li></ul><ul><li>Technical sophistication and improving the effectiveness of service provision </li></ul><ul><li>Increased regulation and compliance </li></ul><ul><li>Increased pressure on limited resources </li></ul>
  • 4. The Enablers for Change <ul><li>Agile programme management framework </li></ul><ul><li>Strong governance and senior sponsorship </li></ul><ul><li>Deploying IT infrastructures that are performant, secure and extendable </li></ul><ul><li>Energise the business engagement process </li></ul><ul><li>Increased consultation & participation </li></ul><ul><li>A focus on delivering positive outcomes and tangible, sustainable benefits </li></ul><ul><li>Maximise use of resources </li></ul>
  • 5. In Summary <ul><li>The difficulties and challenges should not be underestimated - they are complex and many </li></ul><ul><li>IT is an essential enabler but not a solution in itself – but lets aim to be technically astute </li></ul><ul><li>Strong governance and effective stakeholder management is required to engender buy-in at all levels of engagement </li></ul><ul><li>Act on lessons learnt and aim to foster a culture of continuous improvement </li></ul>
  • 6. National Programme for IT (NPfIT) “ Improving Health, Improving Lives ” Connecting for Health Brendan O’Loughlin MBCS CITP 24 th February 2009

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