NOA Webinar – Post pandemic: Waiting list management

Date: 23 September 2020

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 shares s expertise on how providers of orthopaedic care are working  to address this challenge and better manage waiting lists during these unprecedented times.  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