Audit Yorkshire collaborated with 360 Assurance to host a Workforce Assurance event held 13 January 2020. The event examined some of the workforce challenges across the NHS and innovative ways to approach them. It also looked at the assurance that People/Workforce Committees should be receiving and how this differs from the assurance the Audit Committee require.
More than 40 delegates from across the region attended the event from a range of NHS organisations.
The day included presentations by; Danny Mortimer (NHS Employers), Kevin Moynes (ELH NHST), Debbie Hollings-Tenant (NHS Leadership Academy), Jonathan Austin (Best Companies) and Steve Banks (NHC NHS FT), who also facilitated a panel discussion.
Some comments on the event:
"Really good event on a relevant topic with some engaging and insightful speakers"
"Good, useful and thought provoking"
"I find these events invaluable – as always interesting content"
"Excellent, well-paced format"
"Really good balance between formal and networking opportunities"
Of the feedback received, 95% of respondents rated the topics as excellent/good.
The Effective Audit Committee: 2 March 2020 in York