Manchester City Council



Health Scrutiny Committee
Tuesday, 3rd December, 2019 2.00 pm

Venue: Council Antechamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension

Contact: Lee Walker 

Webcast: View the webcast

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Urgent Business

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

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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.

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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.

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 224 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 5 November 2019.

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Discussion item: Health improvement interventions for LGBT communities in Manchester

The Committee have invited representatives from the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) Foundation to discuss specific health improvement interventions for LGBT communities in Manchester, including the Greater Manchester Trans Health Service and Pride in Ageing.

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Single Hospital Service Progress Report pdf icon PDF 236 KB

Report of the Executive Director, Planning and Operations, Manchester Health and Care Commissioning and The Group Executive Director of Workforce and Corporate Business, Manchester University NHS FT


This report provides an update on the latest position for the Single Hospital Service (SHS) programme since the creation of Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) on 1st October 2017, and specifically references progress with the proposed acquisition of North Manchester General Hospital. It also provides an update on work that has taken place in the development of a proposition for the regeneration of the North Manchester site.


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Overview Report pdf icon PDF 287 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit


This report includes a summary of key decisions that are within the Committee’s remit as well as an update on actions resulting from the Committee’s recommendations. The report also includes the Committee’s work programme, which the Committee is asked to amend or agree as appropriate. 


The report also contains additional information including details of those organisations that have been inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) within Manchester since the Health Scrutiny Committee last met.


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