Effective discharging of older patients from hospital examined

06 June 2016

The Public Accounts Committee examines the delays around discharging of older people from hospitals and whether the health and social care sectors are effectively managing their discharge.


Monday 6 June 2016, Committee Room 15, Palace of Westminster

At 4.00pm

  • Janet Morrison, Chief Executive, Independent Age
  • David Evans, Chief Executive, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
  • Harold Bodmer, President ADASS & Executive Director of Adult Social Services, Norfolk County Council

At 4.30pm

  • Simon Stevens, Chief Executive, NHS England
  • Jon Rouse, Director General, Social Care, Local Government and Care Partnerships, Department of Health
  • Dr Kathy McLean, Executive Medical Director, NHS Improvement
  • Sarah Mitchell, Director of Social Care Improvement, Local Government Association

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