Health Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 12th January, 2022 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension. View directions

Contact: Lee Walker 

Note: This meeting can be viewed on Vimeo at 

No. Item


Urgent Business

To consider any items which the Chair has agreed to have submitted as urgent.



To consider any appeals from the public against refusal to allow inspection of background documents and/or the inclusion of items in the confidential part of the agenda.



To allow Members an opportunity to [a] declare any personal, prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interests they might have in any items which appear on this agenda; and [b] record any items from which they are precluded from voting as a result of Council Tax/Council rent arrears; [c] the existence and nature of party whipping arrangements in respect of any item to be considered at this meeting. Members with a personal interest should declare that at the start of the item under consideration.  If Members also have a prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interest they must withdraw from the meeting during the consideration of the item.


[10.00-10.05] Minutes pdf icon PDF 153 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 8 December 2021.


[10.05-10.30] COVID-19 Update pdf icon PDF 106 KB

The Director of Public Health and Medical Director, Manchester Health and Care Commissioning, will circulate a presentation on the latest available data relating to Manchester COVID-19 rates and the Manchester Vaccination Programme. 

Additional documents:


[10.30-11.15] Alcohol, Drugs, and Tobacco Addiction Treatment Services in Manchester pdf icon PDF 473 KB

Report of the Director of Public Health


The report provides the Committee with an overview of the Drug and Alcohol Treatment and Support and Tobacco Addiction Treatment Services commissioned by the Manchester Population Health/Public Health Team.


Additional documents:


[11.15-11.50] Health Infrastructure Developments pdf icon PDF 143 KB

Report of Executive Director of Strategy, Manchester Health and Care Commissioning, Group Executive Director of Workforce and Corporate Business, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Deputy Chief Executive, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, Director of Strategic Projects, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust and Director of Inclusive Economy, Manchester City Council


This report provides an update on health infrastructure developments in North Manchester, including New Park House, the North Manchester General Hospital (NMGH) site redevelopment and the associated North Manchester Strategy; and at Wythenshawe Hospital. Partners will present the accompanying slide deck at the Committee meeting.


Additional documents:


[11.50-12.00] Overview Report pdf icon PDF 265 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit


The monthly report includes the recommendations monitor, relevant key decisions, the Committee’s work programme and items for information. The report also contains additional information including details of those organisations that have been inspected by the Care Quality Commission.