Building a business case webinar

26 March 2015

1.00pm – 1.45pm

Chair, Kamini Gadhok MBE, RCSLT CEO, David Amos, SLT service managers, Sue McCormick and Diane Payne, look at clinical business skills for SLTs working in adult services. This webinar provided the framework and tools to apply them in a variety of clinical areas. There were also several case studies from the speakers.


  • David Amos, management consultant for Healthcare HR and public services.
  • Sue McCormick, professional manager of speech and language therapy at Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust.
  • Diane Payne, professional lead for speech and language therapy at Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Download the speaker biographies

Learning Objectives

Participants are now:

  • Familiar with the language of clinical business
  • Know about key data sources and how to apply these while planning services
  • Have an understanding of job planning
  • Know how to evaluate skill mix
  • Appreciate the need to link aims to the required outcomes
  • Be aware of the importance of marketing your service

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