overview and scrutiny committee


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overview and scrutiny committee

A committee in the UK comprised of local councillors and others who oversee and scrutinise the work of the NHS.
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I am sure you recognise Members of the Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee play a key role in ensuring that services provided to Birmingham residents are both safe and fit for purpose.
Coun Jan Blakey, chair of the Children and Young People's Overview and Scrutiny Committee, said: "County Durham has 43 Sure Start Children's Centres and 17 outreach centres and there is a lot of good work being carried out there and we have seen evidence of many families of who have benefited from the services Sure Start provides.
The study is being carried out jointly by the health overview and scrutiny committees from all 12 councils.
Two members of Cheshire West and Chester Council's Executive will take questions at the next meeting of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee on October 8.
Coun Joe Clifford branded the hospital "very impressive" after leading the health overview and scrutiny committee on a tour of the pounds 400m state-of-the-art site.
Susanna McCorry-Rice, director of Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services, told the city council's health overview and scrutiny committee hospital bosses will "delay any decision".
Susanna McCorry-Rice, director of Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS), told the city council's health overview and scrutiny committee hospital bosses will "delay any decision".
Two of our committees are chaired by members of our opposition - the Overview and Scrutiny Committee and the Audit Committee.
The proposals for major changes within the services provided by Mid Yorkshire hospitals cover more than one local authority area, and Kirklees Council has formed a joint health overview and scrutiny committee with Wakefield Council.
A report to the council's environment and sustainable communities overview and scrutiny committee highlighted action taken by the council as part of its winter maintenance programme in 2010/11.
Warwickshire County Council's health overview and scrutiny committee visited the hospital in Walsgrave.
The protesters filed into the special meeting of the Culture, Tourism and Leisure Overview and Scrutiny Committee, forcing the meeting to be moved from a regular committee room and into the council chamber.