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Effective discharging of older patients from hospital examined

6 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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