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Long-Term Sustainability of the NHS Committee - timeline

Follow the Long-term Sustainability of the NHS Committee's timeline here. Links to individual oral evidence sessions and transcripts are below. The Committee has been instructed to report by 31 March 2017.

Appointment

The House of Lords appointed a Select Committee on the Long-Term Sustainability of the NHS on 25 May 2016.

Timetable

Tuesday 7 June

The Committee met in private.
 

Tuesday 14 June

The Committee met in private.
 

Tuesday 28 June

The Committee met in private.
 

Monday 4 July

The Committee met in private.
 

Public evidence sessions

Tuesday 12 July

Watch the 12 July 2016 evidence session
Read the transcript from the 12 July 2016 evidence session

At 10:05am

  • Andrew Baigent, Director of Finance, Department of Health
  • Dr Edward Scully, Deputy Director, Integrated Care, Department of Health
  • Gavin Larner, Director of Workforce, Department of Health
  • Tim Donohoe, Director, Informatics Delivery Management, Department of Health
  • Mark Davies, Director, Health and Wellbeing, Department of Health
  • Graham Duncan, Deputy Director for Care and Reform, Department for Communities and Local Government

Tuesday 19 July

Watch the 19 July 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 19 July 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 19 July 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 19 July 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)

At 10.05am

  • Nigel Edwards, Chief Executive, Nuffield Trust
  • Richard Murray, Director of Policy, The King’s Fund
  • Dr Jennifer Dixon, Chief Executive, The Health Foundation

At 11.30am

  • Michael Macdonnell, Director of Strategy, NHS England
  • Sam Higginson, Director of Strategic Finance, NHS England
  • Caroline Corrigan, National Workforce Lead – New Care Models, NHS England
  • Richard Gleave, Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Operating Officer, Public Health England
  • Bob Alexander, Executive Director of Resources and Deputy Chief Executive, NHS Improvement

Tuesday 6 September

Watch the 6 September 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 6 September 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 6 September 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 6 September 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)

At 10.45am

  • John Appleby, Chief Economist, Nuffield Trust

At 11.45am

  • Sir Muir Gray, Honorary Professor, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences
  • Professor Katherine Checkland, Professor of Health Policy and Primary Care, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester

Tuesday 13 September

Watch the 13 September 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 13 September 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 13 September 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 13 September 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)

At 10.05am

  • Ian Forde, Programme Lead, Health Systems Quality and Outcomes, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
  • Professor Alistair McGuire, Chair in Health Economics, LSE Health

At 11.00am

  • Professor Andrew Street, Professor of Health Economics, Centre for Health Economics, University of York
  • Professor Nick Black, Professor of Health Services Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • Andrew Haldenby, Director, Reform
  • Jeremy Marlow, Executive Director of Operational Productivity, NHS Improvement

Tuesday 18 October

Watch the 18 October 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 18 October 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 18 October 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 18 October 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)

At 10:05am

  • Mr Chris Hopson, Chief Executive, NHS Providers
  • Ms Margaret Willcox, Vice-President, Adass
  • Rt Hon Stephen Dorrell, Chair, NHS Confederation

At 11:30am

  • Dame Kate Barker, Chair, Commission on the Future of Health and Social Care in England
  • Sir Andrew Dilnot, Chair of the Commission on Funding of Care and Support
  • Professor Julien Forder, Professor of Economics of Social Policy and Director of Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent

Tuesday 25 October

Watch the 25 October 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 25 October 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 25 October 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 25 October 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)

At 10:35am

  • The Rt Hon Frank Field MP, Chair, Work and Pensions Select Committee
  • Ben Page, Chief Executive, Ipsos MORI
  • Emma Norris, Programme Director, Institute for Government

At 11:50am

  • The Rt Hon Lord Willetts. Chair, Resolution Foundation
  • The Rt Hon Steve Webb, Director of Policy, Royal London
  • James Lloyd, Associate Fellow, The Strategic Society Centre
  • Tom Kibasi, Director, Institute for Public Policy

Tuesday 1 November

Watch the 1 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 1 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Watch the 1 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 3)
Read the transcript from the 1 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 1 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 1 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 3)

At 10:05am

  • Professor Alan Manning, Member, Migration Advisory Committee
  • Professor Ian Cumming, Chief Executive, Health Education England
  • Professor Wendy Reid, Director of Education and Quality, Health Education England 
  • Danny Mortimer, Chief Executive, NHS Employers

At 11:00am

  • Professor Paul Corrigan, Professor of Health Policy, Imperial College London
  • Shirley Cramer, Chair, People in Public Health, The Royal Society for Public Health
  • Jo Moriarty, Senior Research Fellow and Deputy Director, Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King's College London

At 11:50am

  • Professor Sir Simon Wessely, President, Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • Claire Murdoch, Director, NHS National Mental Health
  • Paul Farmer, Chief Executive, Mind

Tuesday 8 November

Watch the 8 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 8 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 8 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 8 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)

At 10:05am

  • Candace Imison, Director of Healthcare Systems, Nuffield Trust
  • Dr Graham Willis, Head of Research and Development, Workforce Analysis, Acute Care and Workforce, Department of Health
  • Professor James Buchan, School of Health Sciences, Queen Margaret University

At 11:30am

  • Christina McAnea, Head of Health, UNISON
  • Steve Watkins, MPU Section, Unite
  • Dr Mark Porter, Chair, British Medical Association

Tuesday 15 November

Watch the 15 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 15 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Watch the 15 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 3)
Read the transcript from the 15 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 15 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 15 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 3)

At 10:05am

  • Dame Julie Moore, Chief Executive University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
  • Sir Michael Deegan, Chief Executive, Central Manchester University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • Sir Andrew Cash, Chief Executive, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 

At 11:00am

  • Katherine Murphy, Chief Executive of the Patients Association
  • Janet Morrison, Chief Executive, Independent Age

At 12:00 noon

  • Sir Sam Everington, Chair of NHS Tower Hamlets CCG
  • Dr Clare Gerada, Former Chair of the Royal College of GPs
  • Professor Maureen Baker, Chair of the Royal College of GPs

Tuesday 22 November

Watch the 22 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 22 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Watch the 22 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 3)
Read the transcript from the 22 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 22 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 22 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 3)

At 10.05am

  • Professor Dame Sue Bailey DBE, Chair, Academy of Medical Royal Colleges
  • Ian Eardley, Vice President, Royal College of Surgeons
  • Professor Jane Dacre, President, Royal College of Physicians

At 11.00am

  • Dr Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair, Royal College of GPs
  • Janet Davies, Chief Executive & General Secretary, Royal College of Nursing
  • Cathy Warwick, Chief Executive, Royal College of Midwives

At 12 noon

  • Natalie Beswetherick, OBE MBA FCSP Director of Practice & Development, Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
  • Dr Nicola Strickland, President, Royal College of Radiologists
  • Sandra Gidley, Chair, English Pharmacy Board

Tuesday 29 November

Watch the 29 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 29 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Watch the 29 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 3)
Read the transcript from the 29 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 29 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 29 November 2016 evidence session (Panel 3)

At 10.05am

  • Nicky O'Conner, Chief Operations Officer, Greater Manchester Strategic Health and Social Care Partnership Board
  • Steve Wilson, Executive Lead - Finance and Investment, Greater Manchester Strategic Health and Social Care Partnership Board
  • Professor Sir Howard Bernstein, Chief Executive, Manchester City Council
  • Professor Kieran Walshe, Professor of Health & Policy & Management, Manchester Business School

At 11.00am

  • Dr Ron Zimmern, Chairman, PHG Foundation
  • Andy Williams, Chief Executive, NHS Digital
  • Professor Sir John Bell, Regius Professor of Medicine , University of Oxford
  • Professor Keith McNeil, NHS Chief Clinical Information Officer , NHS England

At 12.00pm

  • Professor Dame Anne Johnson, Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, UCL
  • Mark Davies, Director, Department of Health
  • Adrian Masters, Director for Strategy, Public Health England

Tuesday 6 December

Watch the 6 December 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the 6 December 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Watch the 6 December 2016 evidence session (Panel 3)
Watch the 6 December 2016 evidence session (Panel 4)
Read the transcript from the 6 December 2016 evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the 6 December 2016 evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the 6 December 2016 evidence session (Panel 3)
Read the transcript from the 6 December 2016 evidence session (Panel 4)

At 10.05am

  • Chris Wormald, Permanent Secretary, Department of Health
  • Professor Chris Whitty, Chief Scientific Adviser, Department of Health

At 11.00am

  • Jim Mackey, Chief Executive, NHS Improvement
  • Professor Sir Mike Richards, Chief Inspector of Hospitals, CQC
  • Professor Terence Stephenson, Chair, GMC
  • Jackie Smith, Chief Executive, NMC

At 12.00 noon

  • Baroness Cavendish of Little Venice
  • Lord Darzi of Denham
  • Sir Cyril Chantler, Former Chair of Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, the King's Fund and the UCL Partners academic health science network

At 4.00pm

  • Robert Chote, Chairman, OBR

Tuesday 13 December

Watch the Tuesday 13 December evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the Tuesday 13 December evidence session (Panel 2)
Watch the Tuesday 13 December evidence session (Panel 3)
Watch the Tuesday 13 December evidence session (Panel 4)
Read the transcript from the Tuesday 13 December evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the Tuesday 13 December evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the Tuesday 13 December evidence session (Panel 3)
Read the transcript from the Tuesday 13 December evidence session (Panel 4)

At 10.05am

  • Simon Stevens, Chief Executive, NHS England

At 11.30am

  • Dr Sarah Wollaston MP, Chair, House of Commons Health Select Committee

At 3.00pm

  • Jon Ashworth MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Health, Labour
  • Rt Hon Norman Lamb MP, Spokesperson for Health, Liberal Democrats
  • Dr Philippa Whitford MP, Shadow Westminster Group Leader (Health), SNP

At 4.00pm

  • Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, Secretary of State for Health, UK Government

Tuesday 20 December

Watch the Tuesday 20 December evidence session (Panel 1)
Watch the Tuesday 20 December evidence session (Panel 2)
Watch the Tuesday 20 December evidence session (Panel 3)
Read the transcript from the Tuesday 20 December evidence session (Panel 1)
Read the transcript from the Tuesday 20 December evidence session (Panel 2)
Read the transcript from the Tuesday 20 December evidence session (Panel 3)

At 10.05am

  • Dr Mark Britnell, Partner and Chairman, Global Health Practice, KPMG

At 11.00am

  • Professor Sir Michael Marmot, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL
  • Professor Sir Mark Walport, Government Chief Scientific Adviser (GCSA) and Head of the Government Office for Science
  • Dame Sally Davies, Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health

At 12.00 noon

  • Nicholas Timmins, Public policy commentator, The King's Fund, Institute for Government, King's College London and London School of Economics and former public policy editor at the Financial Times
  • Denis Campbell, Health Policy Editor, The Observer/The Guardian
  • Professor Richard Horton, Editor-in-Chief, The Lancet
  • John McDermott, Public Policy Editor, The Economist
  • Alastair McLellan, Editor, Health Service Journal

At 3.30pm

The Committee met in private.

Wednesday 18 January

At 10.00am

The Committee met in private.

At 2.00pm

The Committee met in private.

Tuesday 21 February

At 10.00am

The Committee met in private

Tuesday 7 March 

At 8:30am

The Committee met in private

Tuesday 14 March 

At 10:00am

The Committee met in private

Tuesday 21 March 

At 10:00am

The Committee met in private

Tuesday 28 March 

At 10:00am

The Committee met in private

Wednesday 5 April

Report publication date

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