Accessing, connecting and analysing data for service transformation and research.
STPs are being asked to transform services at pace and scale. Doing so is dependent on ready access to joined up data. We know however, from discussions across the STPs the difficulties organisations and individuals experience trying to collect, aggregate and analyse data for research, service planning and transformation purposes.
Tackling this needs a coming together of people leading service transformation, research, evaluation, data analytics and information governance.
To enable greater insight into these issues, including the IG framework and a newly approved approach to joining up data from different sources, the STP’s Optimising Intelligence workstream in conjunction with NHS South, Central and West Commissioning Support Unit held a workshop entitled ‘Making data work for you’.
Held on Friday 23rd June, the expected outputs of the workshop were;
Those that attended the workshop included: