Health Committee

8 March 2006
Session 2005-06
Independent Sector Treatment Centres
Evidence Session

8 March 2006
Session 2005-06
Independent Sector Treatment Centres
Evidence Session

The Committee would like to announce the following evidence session as part of its inquiry into Independent Sector Treatment Centres.

Thursday 16 March at 10.00 am
Wilson Room
Portcullis House

Capio Healthcare UK
BMI Healthcare
Care UK
Netcare Healthcare UK
Mercury Health
Alliance Medical

Healthcare Commission
General Medical Council
Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (PMETB)

The King's Fund
Dr Sally Ruane, Health Policy Research Unit, De Montfort University
British Medical Association

Details of the evidence session on 23 March will be announced shortly.

The Committee will publish a volume of written evidence on Independent Sector Treatment Centres on Thursday 9 March at 9.00 am (HC 934-II).  It will be available on the Health Committee website at the same time - www.parliament.uk/healthcom

The uncorrected transcript of each evidence session is placed on the Health Committee website as soon as possible after the meeting.

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