NOA Webinar – Post pandemic: Waiting list management

Date: 23 September 2020 1pm - 2:15pm

Venue: Virtual event

As we adjust to a ‘new normal’, growing waiting lists continue to affect planned surgery, particularly in orthopaedics which has  one of the largest overall waiting lists of any individual specialty. This NOA webinar will share expertise on how providers of orthopaedic care are working  to address this challenge and better manage waiting lists during these unprecedented times.​ Full details and registration link can be found in our NOA website Members Area here.  If you are from a Member Trust and not already registered for the Members Area you can sign up here.  Non-members please email info.noa@nhs.net for registration details.

Speakers include:

  • Orthopaedic patient, Val Harvey – Waiting for my operation
  • George Batchelor, Edgehealth Ltd – An exclusive analysis for the NOA on the impact of Covid-19 on the orthopaedic waiting list
  • Samantha Davies, Quality and Outcomes Manager and Cormac Kelly, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, RJAH NHS FT- Can PROMs help in the prioritisation of patients? 
  •  Peter Kay, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, WWL NHSFT –  Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh Teaching Hospital’s NHS FT approach to waiting list management