Health Minister Anna Soubry discusses the importance of improving care and outcomes for people with respiratory disease as the introduction to the Better Value, Better Outcomes national respiratory learning event.
- the importance of tackling respiratory disease as one of the five big killers in England
- the support and leadership provided by the respiratory programme, particularly the outgoing joint National Clinical Directors Professor Sue Hill and Dr Robert Winter
- the ‘toolbox’ of resources, support and improvement tools that have been developed and are available to help services to improve outcomes for patients and standards of care
- the importance of strong and effective clinical teams to patient outcomes and her personal experiences as a person with asthma
The event was held on 21 Feb 2013.