Manchester City Council

The Council & democracy Health Scrutiny Committee

Health Scrutiny Committee membership

Scrutiny Committees represent the interests of local people about important issues that affect them. They look at how the decisions, policies and services of the Council and other key public agencies impact on the city and its residents. Scrutiny Committees do not take decisions but can make recommendations to decision-makers about how they are delivering the Manchester Strategy, an agreed vision for a better Manchester that is shared by public agencies across the city.

The Health Scrutiny Committee looks at how the Council and its partners in the NHS deliver health and social care services to improve the health and wellbeing of Manchester residents. The Committee takes a broad views of the health and social care services that are commissioned and provided by both the NHS and the Council so that it can make recommendations about how they can improve these services.

Areas of interest include social care for adults, health inequalities, health services, the protection and safeguarding of adults in receipt of health and social care services, mental health and wellbeing, experiences and outcomes for patients, public health and healthy living.


Find out more

Find out what the Health Scrutiny Committee will be looking at over the next few months, and catch up with the latest news. 

More information on the Committee's membership is available here

See Health Scrutiny meeting dates up to July 2018 - agendas, reports and minutes.

See Health Scrutiny meeting dates September 2018 onwards - agendas, reports and minutes

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