Global Forum 2017
20-24 February | Brussels, Belgium

The power of GS1 to transform the way we work and live

Keith Jones

Royal Derby Hospital, Clinical Director of Surgery
Plenary: 
Healthcare Plenary, Monday, 20 February, 15:00-16:00
Topic: 
Mr Jones will discuss implementation of GS1 standards to achieve complete visibility of patients, staff and products in the 35 operating theatres at Royal Derby Hospital. He will share some surprising insights.
Bio: 

Keith Jones has been a consultant Head and Neck Surgeon for over 20 years and is based at the Royal Derby Hospital.  As Clinical Director of Surgery, he manages approximately 65 consultant surgeons in a business unit with a turnover of £72m.  He is the Chair of the Performance and Productivity group within the Trust and has pioneered the introduction of extended day working within the Trust.  He has been at the forefront of the introduction of barcode scanning in theatres over the past 2 years and has spearheaded the clinical engagement of the project.