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The 8th EPSO Conference in STOCKHOLM, Sweden

on September 15th, 16th (and 17th) 2009

 

 

PROGRAM

September 15, 2009

15.00 - 16.00 Registering and welcome session/networking

16.30 - 17.15 Informal exchange of information presented by the chairs of the Working Groups:

1.     Human Rights in health care (chaired by Nigel Thompson)

2.     Clinical Indicators (chaired by Paul Long)

17.15- 17.30 Start of Workgroup on Complaints (see questionnaire Krist Debruyn)

 

17.30 - 18.30 Presentation and Discussion of the Terms of Reference (as presented by the Board) and Draft Budget Document

 

20.00 - 22.00 Informal buffet dinner in the hotel on invitation of the Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare

 

September 16, 2009

09.00 - 09.10  Opening by today’s chairman Geir Sverre Braut

09.10 - 09.50  Presentation on transferral of experiences from other sectors to the supervision of health care and social services. Collaboration on supervisory activities in the petroleum sector around the North Sea ( not confirmed)

 

09.50 - 10.30  Presentation on the education/training of inspectors (Inspectie Academie) by Dick Beumer (Inspection of Health care in the Netherlands)

10.30 - 10.45  BREAK

10.45 - 11.30  Presentation on education/training of inspectors in Norway by Geir Sverre Braut (Statens helsetilsyn)

11.30 - 12.15  Presentation on the education program for supervisors at the School of Public

                       Administration of the Gothenburg university (Forvaltningshogskolan)

12.15 - 13.15  LUNCH

13.15 - 14.00  Presentation on training of supervisors in risk (UK Care Quality Commission)

 

14.00 - 14.30  Planning for future EPSO co-operation and research

 

14.30 – 15.30 Final Discussion on Terms of Reference as presented by the Board and Draft

         Budget Document

15.30             Closing 

17.00 hours    Invitation: Sightseeing and reception of the Opening Ceremony of the NORDIC

                      Conference in the Stockholm Townhall

 

 

 

 

NORDIC Conference

Opening ceremony

16th September 2009

PROGRAM

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 16th 

15.15-17.00 Registration in Norra Latin City Conference Center  

17.00-19.00 RECEPTION - EPSO MEMBERS ARE INVITED

        Stockholm Townhall, Ragnar Östbergs plan 1  

                    Hosted by Stockholm city and Stockholm county council

 

NORDIC Conference

 17th September 2009

 

EPSO members are invited to join the Nordic Conference on the 17th September.

At the 17th of September the conference will be in English or simultaneously translated in English.

   

PROGRAM

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 17th 

09.00-09.30 Opening session 

09.30-12.00 News from supervisory work in the Nordic countries 

09.30-10.00 Denmark

10.00-10.30 Finland

10.30-11.00 Break with coffee and fruit

11.00-11.30 Norway

11.30-12.00 Sweden 

12.00-13.00 Lunch 

13.00-14.15 Theoretical Perspectives on Health Care Supervision 

14.15-15.15 How to perform supervisory tasks in a patient safety

                   perspective? 

15.15-15.45 Break with coffee and fruit 

15.45-17.05 Prioritization of supervisory work?

                   Presentations from the Nordic countries  

19.00-23.00 By boat to restaurant at Vinterviken

 

 

The 7th EPSO Conference in Cork, IRELAND on

May 14th and 15th 2009

The 7th EPSO Conference will be held in Cork, IRELAND on May 14th and 15th, 2009*

 

Organized by the Irish EPSO member (contact person: Tracey Cooper (Chief Executive of the Health Information and Quality Authority) and Deirdre Mulholland (Head of Standards and Methodology, Healthcare Quality and Safety Directorate) and co-organized by the Netherlands’ Inspection on Healthcare (contact person: Jan Vesseur (chief inspector for patient safety, ICT and international affairs)

 PROGRAMME Thursday May 14th

 

15.00 - 17.00   Informal discussion on the draft Directive on patients’ rights in cross border healthcare

                      and cross border quality-supervision with an introduction by Nathalie Chaze, Deputy

                      Head of Unit DG SANCO/C/5,Health Strategy and Health Systems, European

                      Commission (not yet confirmed), chaired by Jan Vesseur.

 

18.30 - 20.00   WELCOME SESSION/NETWORKING

 

20.00 - 22.00   DINNER organized by the Irish Republic (Health Information and Quality Authority).

 

PROGRAMME  Friday May 15th

 

08.00 - 09.00: Meeting of the EPSO BOARD and the Irish delegation leader Tracey Cooper.

 

09.00 - 09.10   OPENING by the Chairman: Tracey Cooper from Ireland.

 

09.10 - 11.00   Lecture and workshop on the effect of supervision/ inspection on Healthcare by

                      professor Kieran Walshe.

 

11.00 - 11.15   BREAK

 

11.15 - 12.15   Presentation (first results) of the Research-project on the effects of Supervision and

                      Inspection by Supervisors and Inspectorates in EU-Member States, by Wouter

                      Sparreboom , and/or

                      Presentation by the Norwegian health inspectorate and discussion on “problems” in

                      research on supervision of health care in Europe, by Geir Sverre Braut.

 

12.15 - 13.15   LUNCH

 

13.15 - 14.15   Presentation of the Netherland “Evaluation program of Supervision” of the Dutch

                      Inspectorate on Health Care by Paul Robben (Head of the research institute of

                      the IGZ).

 

14.15 - 14.45   Planning for future co-operation between EU participants in Research on effects of

                      supervision and inspection in Europe.

 

14.45 - 15.00   BREAK

 

15.00 - 16.00  The financial crises and its impact on supervision in health care by Tracey

                      Cooper, Ireland with a co- introduction by the British health care Commission by

                      Paul Long and Richard Hamblin.

 

16.00 - 16.30   Evaluation of the meeting and frames for the EPSO meeting in September 2009 in

                      Stockholm.

 

Main Themes: 

-  Research on the effects of supervision

-  The financial crisis and its impact on supervision in health care

-  EU Directive (draft) on Cross Border Health Care and patients rights

 

EPSO MEETING (8th) IN COPENHAGEN

22ND AND 23RD OCTOBER 2008

PROGRAMME

HOTEL NEPTUN 28. august 2008

Wednesday 22nd OCT 2008

17:00 Welcome session

Discussions of outcomes of ISQUA conference and networking

19:00 Dinner

Thursday 23rd OCT 2008P

09:00 International scene - accreditation research

Prof J Braithwaite

10:00 Coffee break

10:30 Presentation of Danish model for accreditation

          Anne Mette Dons

12:00 Presentation of current situation in UK

13:00 Lunch

14:00 Service level accreditation - stroke pilot project

          M Cheshire

15:00 Presentation on Irish model and research on accredita-tion

16:00 Coffee break

16:15 EPSO general matters e.g. reports from working groups and                         planning for upcoming meeting

The 5th EPSO Conference was held in Bergen, NORWAY

on June 2nd, 2008