Minutes of Evidence

This page lists all the proceedings of the Committee for Health, Social Services and Public Safety during the current mandate that were reported by Hansard for publication. Committee Minutes of Evidence are published within three working days of the proceedings covered, excluding days on which the full Assembly sits.

Please note that Minutes of Evidence are not produced for all meetings of the Committee or indeed the entirety of those meetings. Generally, Minutes of Evidence are produced for those meetings, or parts of meetings, that involve the consideration of legislation or the taking of evidence as part of a Committee inquiry.

Please consult the Committee's page for full details of its proceedings.

22/10/2014
Paediatric Congenital Cardiac Services: Departmental Briefing
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22/10/2014
Review of Departmental Approach to Budget 2015-16: Mr Jim Wells MLA, Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety
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15/10/2014
Adult Safeguarding Policy: Ms Claire Keatinge (Commissioner for Older People for Northern Ireland) and Professor John Williams (Aberystwyth University)
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15/10/2014
Adult Safeguarding Policy: DHSSPS Officials
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15/10/2014
Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland (Membership, Procedure, Functions and Committee) Regulations (NI) 2012: DHSSPS and SBNI
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01/10/2014
Secondary Uses of Patient Information Legislation: DHSSPS Officials
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01/10/2014
Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill: HSSPS Officials
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01/10/2014
October 2014 Monitoring Round: DHSSPS Officials
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24/09/2014
October 2014 Monitoring Round: DHSSPS Officials
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17/09/2014
Provision of Health Services to Persons not Ordinarily Resident (Amendment) Regulations (NI) 2014 and Health and Personal Social Services (General Medical Services Contracts) (Amendment No. 1) Regulations (NI) 2014: HSPPS Officials
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17/09/2014
Amendments to the Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland (Membership, Procedure, Functions and Committee) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012: Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland
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10/09/2014
Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland (Membership, Procedure, Functions and Committee) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012: DHSSPS Officials
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03/09/2014
Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety: Financial Position
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02/07/2014
Health and Personal Social Services Act (Northern Ireland) 2001: Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety and Northern Ireland Social Care Council
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25/06/2014
Programme for Government Delivery Plans: DHSSPS Officials
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18/06/2014
Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission Inquiry into Emergency Healthcare
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11/06/2014
GP Out-of-hours Framework: Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety and Health and Social Care Board
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11/06/2014
Review of Transforming Your Care and Older People: Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety, Department for Social Development, Health and Social Care Board and Northern Ireland Housing Executive
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04/06/2014
Payroll Issues Affecting Health Service Staff: Business Services Organisation, South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust and DHSSPS
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04/06/2014
Review of Waiting Times: DHSSPS and Health and Social Care Board
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28/05/2014
Adoption and Children Bill: Departmental Briefing
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28/05/2014
June Monitoring and 2013-14 Provisional Out-turn: Departmental Briefing
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28/05/2014
Review of Transforming Your Care and Older People: Professor Anthea Tinker
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14/05/2014
Review of Transforming Your Care and Older People: Age NI
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30/04/2014
Review of Transforming Your Care and Older People: Fold Housing Association/Northern Ireland Federation of Housing Associations
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09/04/2014
Review of Transforming Your Care and Older People: Ms Claire Keatinge, Commissioner for Older People for Northern Ireland
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09/04/2014
Review of Waiting Times: Mr Pedro Gomes, Ministry of Health, Portugal
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26/03/2014
Accident and Emergency Services: Belfast Health and Social Care Trust
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26/03/2014
Accident and Emergency Services: Royal College of Nursing
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12/03/2014
Review of Waiting Times: Mr Mike Lyon
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12/03/2014
Review of Transforming Your Care and Older People: Health and Social Care Trusts
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26/02/2014
Review of Transforming Your Care and Older People: DHSSPS and Health and Social Care Board
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26/02/2014
Review of Waiting Times: Professor Luigi Siciliani, University of York
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19/02/2014
Ovarian Cancer Awareness: DHSSPS Officials and Public Health Agency
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12/02/2014
Accident and Emergency Services and Budgetary Pressures: Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety
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12/02/2014
Northern Ireland Medical and Dental Training Agency: Recruitment of Emergency Department Staff
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05/02/2014
Review of Waiting Times: Gooroo Ltd
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05/02/2014
Food Hygiene Rating Bill: Food Standards Agency Northern Ireland
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29/01/2014
Termination of Pregnancy Guidance: DHSSPS Briefing
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22/01/2014
Review of Waiting Times: Professor Charles Normand, Trinity College Dublin
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22/01/2014
Mental Capacity Bill: DHSSPS Briefing
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15/01/2014
Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products: Legislative Consent Motion (DHSSPS Briefing)
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11/12/2013
Thematic Review of Child Sexual Exploitation Cases: Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland
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11/12/2013
January Monitoring Round: DHSSPS Briefing
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11/12/2013
Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Exploitation in Northern Ireland
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04/12/2013
Proposed Legislation on Overseas Visitors' Access to Free Healthcare: DHSSPS Briefing
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04/12/2013
Proposed Legislation on Overseas Visitors' Access to Free Healthcare: Law Centre (NI) Briefing
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04/12/2013
Organ Donation Survey: Public Health Agency Briefing
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27/11/2013
Health and Social Care (Amendment) Bill: Clause-by-clause Scrutiny
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27/11/2013
Implementation of EU Cross-border Health Directive and Overseas Visitor Policy
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13/11/2013
Cancelled Outpatient Appointments: DHSSPS, Health and Social Care Board and Southern Health and Social Care Trust
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13/11/2013
EU Cross-border Health Directive: Health and Social Care Board
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06/11/2013
EU Cross-border Health Directive: British Medical Association
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23/10/2013
Health and Social Care (Commissioning Plan) Direction (Northern Ireland) 2014: DHSSPS Briefing
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23/10/2013
Organ Donation: Private Members' Bill
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22/10/2013
Guidance on Termination of Pregnancy in Northern Ireland: DHSSPS Briefing
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16/10/2013
Protect Life Strategy: Public Health Agency
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16/10/2013
Protect Life Strategy: Belfast Communities of Interest
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16/10/2013
Health and Social Care (Amendment) Bill: DHSSPS Briefing
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16/10/2013
Transforming Your Care — Learning Disability Services: DHSSPS Briefing
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09/10/2013
EU Directive on Patients' Rights in Cross-border Healthcare: Departmental Briefing
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02/10/2013
Sexual Exploitation of Children and Young People: Briefing from Barnardo's
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25/09/2013
Programme for Government Delivery Plans: DHSSPS Briefing
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25/09/2013
October Monitoring Round: DHSSPS Briefing
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25/09/2013
Tobacco Retailers Bill: Clause-by-clause Scrutiny
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18/09/2013
Tobacco Retailers Bill: Informal Clause-by-clause Consideration
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18/09/2013
Fit and Well Public Health Strategy: DHSSPS Briefing
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16/09/2013
Sexual Exploitation of Children and Young People
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11/09/2013
Tobacco Retailers Bill: DHSSPS Briefing
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03/07/2013
Transforming Your Care: Ministerial Briefing
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03/07/2013
Dental Services: British Dental Association Northern Ireland Briefing
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03/07/2013
Dental Services: DHSSPS Briefing
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26/06/2013
Ambulance Service — Proposed Pay Band Changes: UNISON Briefing
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26/06/2013
Ambulance Service — Proposed Pay Band Changes: Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Trust Briefing
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26/06/2013
Tobacco Retailers Bill: DHSSPS Briefing
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19/06/2013
Transforming Your Care: Implementation Group Briefing
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12/06/2013
Health and Social Care (Reform) Act (Northern Ireland) 2009: DHSSPS Briefing
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12/06/2013
Tobacco Retailers Bill: Briefing from Cancer Focus Northern Ireland/Northern Ireland Chest, Heart and Stroke
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05/06/2013
Transforming Your Care: Trade Union Briefing
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05/06/2013
Tobacco Retailers Bill: Briefing from the Tobacco Manufacturers' Association
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29/05/2013
June Monitoring Round and 2012-13 Provisional Out-turn Report/PEDU Report: DHSSPS Briefing
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29/05/2013
Tobacco Retailers Bill: NIIRTA/NIRC Briefing
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22/05/2013
Tobacco Retailers Bill: NI Local Government Association/Chief Environmental Health Officers Group
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22/05/2013
A&E Improvement Action Group: DHSSPS/HSCB Briefing
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15/05/2013
Tobacco Retailers Bill: DHSSPS Briefing
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15/05/2013
Care Bill: Legislative Consent Motion
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15/05/2013
Health and Social Care (Amendment) Bill: DHSSPS Briefing
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09/05/2013
Residential Homes — Proposed Closures: Briefing from the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety
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01/05/2013
Cancelled Hospital Appointments: DHSSPS/HSCB Briefing
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01/05/2013
Paediatric Congenital Cardiac Services: DHSSPS/HSCB/PHA Briefing
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20/03/2013
Transforming Your Care: Ministerial Briefing
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20/03/2013
Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service: NIFRS Briefing
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20/03/2013
Tobacco Retailers Bill: DHSSPS Briefing
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13/03/2013
Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service: DHSSPS Briefing
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13/02/2013
Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service: Briefing from Former Officials
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12/02/2013
Contamination of Beef Products with Horse and Pig DNA
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06/02/2013
Accident and Emergency Improvement Action Group: DHSSPS/HSCB Briefing
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06/02/2013
Appointments Cancelled by Hospitals: Health and Social Care Board/Health and Social Care Trusts Briefing
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30/01/2013
Resource Accounts 2011-12: DHSSPS Briefing
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30/01/2013
Illicit Tobacco Sales: DHSSPS Briefing
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23/01/2013
Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service: Briefing from Ms Linda Ford
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23/01/2013
Horse DNA in Meat Products/Food Hygiene Rating Scheme: Food Standards Agency Briefing
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16/01/2013
Protect Life Strategy: DHSSPS/Public Health Agency Briefing
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12/12/2012
Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service Briefing
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12/12/2012
January Monitoring Round: DHSSPS Briefing
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28/11/2012
Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service: Ministerial Briefing
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28/11/2012
Review of Health Inequalities: Scottish Centre for Social Research
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21/11/2012
Accident and Emergency Improvement Action Group
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21/11/2012
Budget Scrutiny Review
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07/11/2012
Review of Health Inequalities: Triple P Project
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07/11/2012
Review of Health Inequalities: Youngballymun Project
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25/10/2012
World Health Organization European Health Strategy
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24/10/2012
Fire and Rescue Service: Senior Management Briefing
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24/10/2012
Tobacco Retailer Sanctions Bill: DHSSPS Briefing
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24/10/2012
Fire and Rescue Service: DHSSPS Briefing
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24/10/2012
E. Coli Outbreak
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17/10/2012
Care and Support in Northern Ireland: DHSSPS Briefing
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17/10/2012
Programme for Government Delivery Plans: DHSSPS Briefing
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17/10/2012
E. coli Outbreak: DHSSPS Briefing
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10/10/2012
Transforming Your Care: DHSSPS/HSCB Briefing
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03/10/2012
Health Inequalities Review: Institute of Public Health in Ireland
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26/09/2012
Planned Expenditure 2012-13 and October Monitoring Round: DHSSPS Briefing
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04/07/2012
Transforming Your Care
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04/07/2012
Health Inequalities
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20/06/2012
Human Medicines Regulations 2012
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20/06/2012
Emergency Department Improvement Action Group
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06/06/2012
Commissioning Plan 2012-13: DHSSPS/HSCB Briefing
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31/05/2012
Pseudomonas Outbreak: RQIA Briefing on Final Report
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31/05/2012
Pseudomonas Outbreak: Ministerial Briefing on RQIA Final Report
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30/05/2012
June Monitoring Round and Forecast Out-turn for 2011-12: DHSSPS Briefing
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30/05/2012
Antrim Area Hospital: Accident and Emergency Reports
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30/05/2012
Suicide Prevention/Protect Life Strategy
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16/05/2012
Transforming Your Care: Use of External Consultants
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16/05/2012
Acute Services Budget: Departmental Briefing
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09/05/2012
Mental Capacity (Health, Welfare and Finance) Bill: Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People
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09/05/2012
Mental Capacity (Health, Welfare and Finance) Bill: Children's Law Centre
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09/05/2012
Mental Capacity Bill (Health, Welfare and Finance) Bill: Departmental Briefing
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02/05/2012
Funding for Dental Services: British Dental Association Northern Ireland
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02/05/2012
Funding for Dental Services: Departmental Briefing
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18/04/2012
Sexual Health Promotion Strategy and Action Plan 2008-2013
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04/04/2012
Pseudomonas Outbreak: Ministerial Briefing
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28/03/2012
Health and Social Care Review: DHSSPS/ HSCB Briefing
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28/03/2012
The Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland (Membership, Procedure, Functions and Committee) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012
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28/03/2012
Health and Social Care Review: Allied Health Professions Federation Northern Ireland
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14/03/2012
The Mental Health (Private Hospital) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011
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14/03/2012
Community Pharmacy
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14/03/2012
Shared Services
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07/03/2012
The Children's Homes (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012
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07/03/2012
Community Meals: Departmental Briefing
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07/03/2012
Community Meals: Health and Social Care Trust
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29/02/2012
Community Pharmacy
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22/02/2012
Kinship Care: DHSSPS
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22/02/2012
Kinship Care
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15/02/2012
Car Parking Charges in the Health and Social Care Sector
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15/02/2012
Pseudomonas Outbreak
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15/02/2012
Community Meals
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08/02/2012
Shared Services
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08/02/2012
Group B Streptococcus
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01/02/2012
Commissioning Direction for 2012-13
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01/02/2012
Health and Social Care Review Ministerial Briefing
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01/02/2012
Health and Social Care Review
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25/01/2012
Resource Spend: 2011-12
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25/01/2012
Health and Social Care Bill: Legislative Consent Motion
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18/01/2012
Lissue House and Forster Green Hospital: Alleged Patient Abuse
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11/01/2012
Community Pharmacy
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11/01/2012
Investment Strategy for Northern Ireland
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14/12/2011
‘Transforming Your Care: A Review of Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland
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14/12/2011
Programme for Government
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14/12/2011
January Monitoring Round
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07/12/2011
Pharmacy (Northern Ireland) Order 1976 (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2011
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07/12/2011
Report on the Use of Locum Doctors by Northern Ireland Hospitals
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29/11/2011
Primary Care Partnerships
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23/11/2011
Adult Social Care
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23/11/2011
Health and Social Care Review
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16/11/2011
Adoption and Children Bill Departmental Briefing
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16/11/2011
Mental Capacity (Health, Welfare and Finance) Bill
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09/11/2011
Breastfeeding Rates in Northern Ireland
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26/10/2011
Allegations of Abuse at Lissue and Forster Green Hospitals
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26/10/2011
October Monitoring Round
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26/10/2011
Lifetime Ban on Men Who Have Sex with Men Donating Blood
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19/10/2011
Health and Social Care Review
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19/10/2011
Inspection of Prison Healthcare: Hydebank Wood Young Offenders’ Centre and Ash House Women’s Prison - Department, HSC Board and South Eastern HSC Trust
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19/10/2011
Inspection of Prison Healthcare: Hydebank Wood Young Offenders’ Centre and Ash House Women’s Prison - Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority
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12/10/2011
Local Commissioning Groups' Commissioning Plans 2011-12
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12/10/2011
Mental Health (Private Hospitals) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011: Children's Law Centre
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05/10/2011
Mental Capacity (Health, Welfare and Finance) Bill
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05/10/2011
Mental Health (Private Hospitals) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011: Royal College of Psychiatrists NI
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28/09/2011
Impact of Budgetary Cuts and the Health and Social Care Review
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28/09/2011
Mental Health Resource Budget
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21/09/2011
2010-11 Resource Spend and 2011-12 Budget
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21/09/2011
Mental Health (Private Hospital) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011
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21/09/2011
The Health and Personal Social Services (General Medical Services Contracts) (Prescription of Drugs Etc) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011
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14/09/2011
Group B Streptococcus: Department of Health
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14/09/2011
Group B Streptococcus: Group B Strep Support
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20/07/2011
Commissioning Plan Direction 2011 and Draft Commissioning Plan 2011-12
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29/06/2011
Departmental Briefing on the 2011-12 Resource Budget
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15/06/2011
Capital Priorities and 2011-12 Resource Budget
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15/06/2011
Protection of Freedoms Bill: Legislative Consent Motion
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08/06/2011
Ministerial Briefing
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08/06/2011
Protection of Freedoms Bill: Legislative Consent Motion - National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children
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08/06/2011
Protection of Freedoms Bill: Legislative Consent Motion - Northern Ireland Commissioner For Children and Young People
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01/06/2011
Cooperation and Working Together
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25/05/2011
Statutory Rule SR 2011/164, Statutory Rule SR 2011/165, Statutory Rule SR 2011/166
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