The Health Committee questions the Secretary of State for Health and NHS Chief Executives as part of their inquiry on the current state of NHS finances.
Tuesday 18 October 2016, Grimond Room, Portcullis House
- Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, Secretary of State for Health
- Simon Stevens, Chief Executive, NHS England
- Jim Mackey, Chief Executive, NHS Improvement
- David Williams, Director General of Finance and Group Operations, Department of Health
The Committee opened its inquiry following the publication of reports by the Comptroller and Auditor General on the Department of Health, NHS England and NHS Consolidated Foundation Trust accounts for 2015–16, and the receipt by the Committee of a letter from NHS Providers (PDF 413KB) ( PDF 413 KB), the membership organisation for NHS acute, ambulance, community and mental health services that treat patients and service users in the NHS, on NHS funding.