Special Health Board


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Special Health Board

A non-departmental public body (arm’s length body, quango) which, in Scotland, includes the Clinical Standards Board for Scotland, Health Technology Board for Scotland, NHS24 and the State Hospitals Board for Scotland.
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It suggests one option would be a new Special Health Board to run the service, funded and performance managed by the Welsh Government.
The functions of all three will be taken on by a new unified Special Health Board.
A special health board helpline for anyone who thinks they've been a victim will be open from 8am today.
all NHS Scotland Health Boards, Special Health Boards and the Authority or other NHS organisation established pursuant to the NHS (Scotland) Act 1978) and any integrated Joint Boards established pursuant to the new Public Bodies (Joint Working) Scotland Act 2014
Special health boards with a national role in improving health, will either see their funding rise below inflation or cut.
The 14 area boards and eight special health boards will receive around pounds 7.
all NHS Scotland, Special Health Boards and the Authority:
Baillie said: "If I become the health secretary in six months I will immediately move to reduce the number of special health boards, so that money is spent on the frontline.
And the country's eight special health boards, including the Scottish Ambulance Service and State Hospital, will receive almost pounds 1billion.
Scotland) Act 1994, the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, the Scottish Police Authority, Scottish health boards or special health boards, bodies registered as social landlords under the Housing (Scotland) Act 2001, Student Loans Company Limited, the Forestry Commission, the Commissioner of Northern Lighthouse operating as the Northern Lighthouse Board, Equality and Human Rights Co

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