Health Committee

15 June 2006
Session 2005-06 NHS Deficits
Evidence Session

15 June 2006
Session 2005-06 NHS Deficits
Evidence Session

The Committee announced the terms of reference for its inquiry into NHS Deficits on 27 April 2006 (Press Notice No.30).

The following evidence session has now been arranged as part of this inquiry. Witnesses for the session on Thursday 13 July will be announced in due course. Further sessions will be arranged in the autumn.

Thursday 22 June at 10.00 am
Wilson Room
Portcullis House

Brian Shipley, Director of Finance, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Steve Phoenix, Chief Executive, Adur, Arun and Worthing Teaching PCT
John McIvor, Chief Executive, Rotherham PCT
Keith Ford, Director of Finance, Avon, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire SHA

at approx 11 am

Philip Davidson, partner in Restructuring Advisory Group, KPMG
Kevin Ellis, partner in PWC Business Recovery Services
Sean Sullivan, Turnaround Director for Essex, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire
Martyn Everett, Director of Recovery for Kensington and Chelsea PCT

at approx 11.45 am

David Law, Chief Executive, West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Antony Sumara, Chief Executive, University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust
Simon Pleydell, Chief Executive, South Tees Hospitals NHS Trust
Andrew Kenworthy, Chief Executive, Kensington and Chelsea PCT

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