Bringing high-quality healthcare to the fore

Last week’s 19th National Health Summit covered a variety of topics pivotal to the Irish healthcare system, including Sláintecare

From left: Denis Weir, senior manager, Isaac Care; Caitriona Walsh, president and managing director, Novartis Ireland; Deb Mangone, country manager, Pfizer Healthcare Ireland; Liam Ryan, country manager, SilverCloud Ireland; Derek Richards, chief science officer, SilverCloud at Amwell; Dr Ronan Glynn, health sector lead, EY Ireland; Lauren Byrne, project manager, Isaac Care; Elaine Murray, communications lead, EIT Health; Creenagh Williamson, chief nursing and operating officer, HN; Ivan Yates, conference stream host and Mehdi Juma, head of communications and marketing, HN. Pictures Maura Hickey

With Sláintecare finding its feet and a winter illness outbreaks, the 19th National Health Summit came at a pivotal moment, bringing up important considerations for the Irish health system.

If there was a sign that the health sector is at a crossroads, it was best exemplified by how the three streams that happened late morning all dealt with essential topics.

With the theme ‘Taking stock and moving forward’, the 19th National Health Summit returned to ...