Digital Health in UK hospitals: Hope or Hype?

  • Feb 19, 2014 · 6:30 PM
  • This location is shown only to members

6.30pm - Registration & Networking

7pm -  Why is is so hard to make the case for many patient centric solutions by Parker Moss 

7.30pmChallenges & innovation in hospitals - a Health 2.0 Dublin perspective by Richie Bowden

8pm - Food, drinks & more networking!

8.50pm - Close & off to nearby pub to continue the conversation

Parker Moss is a career technologist, an NHS employee and a parent of a 5 year old girl in treatment for stage 4 cancer.  Parker's private sector career was focussed on the telecom and infrastructure industry.  He worked on telecom policy in the prime minister's strategy unit, in group strategy teams for a few telecom operators, headed strategy at GSMA, and most recently was Vice President of Marketing and Strategy for Alcatel Lucent.  For the last 15 months after his daughter's diagnosis with neuroblastoma, he has lived nearly full time with his daughter in Great Ormond Street. During that time and for the last 6 months, the hospital hired Parker to lead their informatics transformation programme.

Richie Bowden started SoMoMed in 2013 to develop a decision support solution to assist multi-disciplinary teams to improve quality of care for patients in Older Care and Brain/Spinal Injury Rehabilitation programmes. Using lean startup principles, He has undertaken customer discovery to get healthcare practitioner's perspectives on challenges and needs in these areas in Ireland, Scotland & England. His background is as an agile project manager with experience working with public and private healthcare organisations. He is on the Health2Dublin organising committee.  

Richie's linkedin profile and he tweets from @somomedical and @assesspatients

Join or login to comment.

  • Julian W.

    excellent, some thought provoking materials and presentations. Great, again!

    February 20, 2014

    • Maneesh J.

      Thanks Julian.

      February 20, 2014

    • Richie B.

      Julian, glad to hear it was beneficial

      February 20, 2014

  • Caroline H.

    Apologies not going to make it tonight.

    February 19, 2014

  • Celine Z.

    Sorry last minute change and couldn't make it:( have changed RSVP

    February 19, 2014

  • David C.

    Sorry can't make it now - have changed RSVP for waiting list folks :-)

    February 18, 2014

    • Maneesh J.

      No worries. See you next time.

      February 18, 2014

  • Nigel K.

    Sorry, I can't come. I agree with Eddie. More information about the meeting would be helpful.

    February 18, 2014

    • Maneesh J.

      We've added details of the second talk to the agenda

      1 · February 18, 2014

    • Nigel K.

      Thanks Maneesh.

      February 18, 2014

  • Eddie J.

    Hi, any more information on the agenda?

    February 14, 2014

    • Maneesh J.

      Eddie - Just confirmed one of the speakers

      1 · February 14, 2014

  • Barry K.

    Sadly this clashes with an evening with Bruce Keogh - I have questions for him on the adoption of healthcare tech! Will endeavour to attend a future session and say hello.

    February 14, 2014

    • Maneesh J.

      No worries Barry - thanks for letting us know

      February 14, 2014

  • Marc S.

    Sorry - I now have a personal commitment, so cannot attend. I've changed my RSVP status. I will be following online.

    February 13, 2014

Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Create a Meetup Group and meet new people

Get started Learn more

Meetup has allowed me to meet people I wouldn't have met naturally - they're totally different than me.

Allison, started Women's Adventure Travel

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy