Government's preferred candidate for Chair of NHS England questioned
10 September 2018
The Health and Social Care Committee questions Lord (David) Prior, the Government's preferred candidate for the role of Chair of NHS England.
- Watch Parliament TV: Pre appointment hearing of Chair of NHS England
- Inquiry: Pre appointment hearing of Chair of NHS England
- Health and Social Care Committee
Monday 10 September in the Wilson Room, Portcullis House
- Lord (David) Prior of Brampton
Purpose of the session
The hearing will address Lord Prior's background in the health and social care sector and as a Minister, his commitment to patient care and his views on the challenges facing NHS England and its board. The Committee will also question Lord Prior on how, if appointed, he will approach matters relating to the recent funding settlement for the NHS announced by the Prime Minister, the impacts of Brexit on health and social care, and NHS England's relationship with other health regulators and commissioners.