Health and Sport Committee


About The Committee

The role of the Committee is to scrutinise the Scottish Government’s policies and expenditure in relation to the following matters:

List: Public Health; Sport; Physical Health & Wellbeing; NHS (inc Workforce and Pay, Public Appointments, Performance); Primary Care (inc GPs, NHS 24, Dentistry, Optometry); Acute Services; Health and Social Care Integration; Mental Health; Carers; Health Protection; Health Improvement.

Our Strategic Plan and Vision 2016-2021

 In all our actions our overriding aim is to improve the health of the people of Scotland.

Committee Meetings

13th Health and Sport Committee Meeting

Date: 13th Meeting, Tuesday 24 April 2018

Location: James Clerk Maxwell Room (CR4)

Declaration of interests

Subordinate Legislation:

> The National Health Service (General Medical Services Contracts and Primary Medical Services Section 17C Agreements) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2018 (SSI 2018/94)

Scrutiny of NHS Boards:  NHS Lothian

Scottish Government Suicide Prevention Strategy

Preventative Agenda:  Neurological Conditions

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Clerk to the Committee: David Cullum

Email address:

0131 348 5224

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