Health Scrutiny Committee

The Health Scrutiny Committee is responsible for scrutinising wellbeing and health services across the county.

The committee has 10 members in total, five county councillors and one co-opted representative from each of the District and Borough Councils in Suffolk.

The committee has established a Joint Health Scrutiny Committee with Essex Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee, on a task and finish basis, to scrutinise issues relating to the implementation of the NHS Suffolk and North East Essex Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP). The joint committee consists of four representatives from Suffolk and four representatives from Essex.

Committee members

Chairman

Vice Chairman

Jessica Fleming WS HR 21

Inga Lockington WS HR 21

 

Jessica Fleming (Con)

  Inga Lockington (Lib Dem)

Members

Co-opted members

 

Meeting dates

You're welcome to attend a meeting of the Health Scrutiny Committee.

The papers and agendas for the meetings are available on our website five days before the meeting and will include venue details.

Committee meeting dates

Date

Venue

Time

Wednesday 26 January 2022 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  10am
Wednesday 6 April 2022 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  10am
Wednesday 6 July 2022 (webcast link) Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  10am
Wednesday 12 October 2022 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  10am
Wednesday 25 January 2023 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  10am
Wednesday 19 April 2023 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  10am
Wednesday 12 July 2023 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  10am
Wednesday 11 October 2023 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  10am
Wednesday 24 January 2024 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  10am
Wednesday 17 April 2024 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich  10am

Dates after May 2023 will be subject to reconsideration by Council on 25 May 2023.

Contact and further information

If you would like to contact us, please email committee.services@suffolk.gov.uk or call 01473 265119, Monday to Friday; 9.30 am to 4.00 pm.

Norfolk and Suffolk Joint Health Scrutiny Committee on NSFT Proposals for Psychiatric Intensive Care Units

This task and finish group is established for the purpose of receiving statutory consultation on proposals formulated by Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust.  The meeting will be chaired and supported by Norfolk County Council and will take place at County Hall in Norwich on 8 September 2022, commencing at 2pm.  

Essex and Suffolk Joint Health Scrutiny Committee

This committee has been established between Essex Health Overview Policy and Scrutiny Committee and Suffolk Health Scrutiny Committee.

The purpose of the joint committee is to scrutinise the implementation of the Suffolk and North East Essex Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) and how the STP is meeting the needs of the local populations in Suffolk and North East Essex focussing on those matters which may impact upon services provided to patients in both counties.