Lewis Macdonald MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 27 November 2019 : 27 November 2019


Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland) (Lab)

Yesterday, the Health and Sport Committee took evidence from senior management of NHS Tayside. On Monday evening we met members ...



Health and Sport Committee 26 November 2019 : 26 November 2019


The Convener

That is excellent. I thank all the witnesses for their evidence this morning. We are grateful to all those who attended and supported our private meetings, as wel...



Health and Sport Committee 26 November 2019 : 26 November 2019


The Convener

Let us move on to primary care.



Health and Sport Committee 26 November 2019 : 26 November 2019


The Convener

On the bigger picture of mental health, you said that you will await David Strang’s full report with interest and that you are carrying forward a review in parall...



Health and Sport Committee 26 November 2019 : 26 November 2019


The Convener

Do you recognise the point about staff feeling that they had no notice of some of the changes that were made to their working environment?



Health and Sport Committee 26 November 2019 : 26 November 2019


The Convener

I see that Gordon Paterson wishes to come in, but I will just say that, on this area, one of the concerns that we have heard, which particularly impacts on staff ...



Health and Sport Committee 26 November 2019 : 26 November 2019


The Convener

I will take you back to David Strang’s report and recommendation. My understanding is that he wanted you to stop centralisation of services until he was able to p...



Health and Sport Committee 26 November 2019 : 26 November 2019


The Convener

Perhaps the single biggest issue that was raised with the committee by the public and by health staff in our sessions yesterday evening was mental health services...



Health and Sport Committee 26 November 2019 : 26 November 2019


The Convener

Can you tell me in two sentences what the key to achieving that change has been?



Health and Sport Committee 26 November 2019 : 26 November 2019


The Convener

Thank you very much. You mentioned that, when you arrived and looked at the operating model, you were struck by the fact that in-patient mental health services for the whole Tayside region a...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-20110.1: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Jeremy Balfour)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 74 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110.3: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Pauline McNeill)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 21 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20110.2: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Alison Johnstone)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 23, Against: 69 Abstain: 0
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S5M-20110: Achieving a Fairer Scotland (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2019
Result - For: 70, Against: 22 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-20049: Scottish Elections (Franchise and Representation) Bill (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19967.2: TV Licences for over 75s (Rachael Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 18, Against: 54 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-19967.1: TV Licences for over 75s (Claire Baker)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19967: TV Licences for over 75s (Fiona Hyslop)
Meeting Date: 21/11/2019
Result - For: 54, Against: 18 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedCarried
S5M-19939.3: Universal Credit (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 65, Against: 46 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-19939.2: Universal Credit (Michelle Ballantyne)
Meeting Date: 20/11/2019
Result - For: 24, Against: 87 Abstain: 0
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Question S5W-26459: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-25831: Lewis Macdonald, North East Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/10/2019 Show Full Question >>
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