Presented by Dr Helen Hartley and Dr Petra Simic.
Dr Helen Hartley, a Medical Director working in Healthcare Management, Bupa Insurance. Before joining Bupa, Helen worked for 8 years in medicolegal advisory services and medical underwriting at a leading international healthcare indemnity company. Prior to that, she worked in the NHS, practising anaesthesia for 16 years, 7 as a consultant anaesthetist in London. She is interested in clinical governance and patient safety, particularly around the time of surgery, and empowering patients to participate in shared decision-making with healthcare professionals.
Dr Petra Simic, BmedSci, BM, BS, MRCPCH, MRCGP. Dr Petra is the Clinical Director for primary Care at Bupa where she is the Clinical Lead for all Bupa Health Clinics UK wide. Petra is a GP; having previously been a GP Partner for 10 years in NHS General Practice she originally joined Bupa in 2016 in the Lead Physician in Kings Cross health Centre. She is passionate about holistic and individualised care, efficient patient pathways, shared decision making and clinical governance.