Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT) Conference & Workshops

Part of the BSAC OPAT Initiative

Professor Matthew Inada-Kim

Matt is an Acute physician at Hampshire Hospitals, professor at the University of Southampton & Clinical Director for digital at Wessex AHSN.

His roles NHS England are as National Clinical Director for Infection management/Sepsis, AMR and Deterioration; for Virtual wards/COVID oximetry@home.

He developed/lead on national COVID clinical pathways in all settings/policy/evidence in all settings and collaborated with the WHO.

He is currently:

Developing integrated infection assessment hubs and virtual wards linked to both diagnostics and therapeutics to optimally manage infections in out of hospital settings.
improving processes in the recognition, escalation, communication and response to the deteriorating patient
developing the soft signs of deterioration and collaborating on ReSTORE2
standardising the country to using NEWS2, and leading on its CQUIN
HSJ awards in sepsis 2019, deterioration 2020 and safety 2021