Committee details

Health and Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Purpose of committee

The Health and Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee is responsible for scrutiny of matters relating to the planning, provision and operation of health services in the Authority's area, including public health, in accordance with regulations made under the Health and Social Care Act 2001 and subsequent guidance.

The Health and Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee has the power to make reports and recommendations to NHS bodies conferred by the Health and Social Care Act 2001 and may, respond independently to health related  consultations from Government and external agencies.

The Committee will take the lead in scrutinising the work of the Health and Wellbeing Board and developing a working relationship to enable this to be undertaken effectively and constructively.

Membership

Contact information

Support officer: Deb Breedon. Email: deborah.breedon@staffordshire.gov.uk

Phone: 01785 276061