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Committee for Health, Social Services and Public Safety - 2007-2011 Mandate

Research Publications

Here you will find a list of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Statutory Committee research papers from the 2007-2011 Mandate arranged in date order with the most recent first. Links to the report text are available from each of the reports listed.


Ref No.DateResearch Paper
20/11 Dec 10 Health and Social Care: Plans, Priorities and Performance
19/11 Jan 11 Costs and efficiencies: supporting evidence
15/11 Jan 11 The DHSSPS Budget 2011-15 Consultation


Ref No.DateResearch Paper
196/10 Dec 10 Historic Health and Social Care Expenditure: Comparative Analysis
181/10 Nov 10 Autism Bill
165/10 Oct 10 Current Management Structures and Costs of the HSC Trusts
  Oct 10 Clinical and Language Competency of Overseas Doctors Working in the UK
  Oct 10 Current Management Structures and Costs of the HSC Trusts
96/10 Aug 10 The Proposed SBNI and links to the DHSSPS
80/10 Jun 10 Safeguarding Board Bill
73/10 Apr 10 Safeguarding Children between the Jurisdictions of Northern Ireland, Great Britain and Republic of Ireland
65/10 May 10 Research Briefing: Capital Investment Programme for the DHSSPS
59/10 May 10 The Sunbeds Bill
54/10 Apr 10 Proposed Private Members Bill – The Missing Children and Young Persons Bill
44/10 Nov 09 Care Packages
43/10 Mar 10 Briefing Note: Developing New Child Protection Safeguarding Structures in Northern Ireland


Ref No.DateResearch Paper
108/09 Nov 09 Patient Nutrition
97/09 Feb 09 Obesity Inquiry Research Paper
96/09 Nov 09 The CATCH Program (Coordinated Approach to Child Health) A US. Obesity-Related Initiative for School Children
95/09 Nov 09 Norwegian Nutrition Policy and Nutrition Campaigns (March 2009)
43/09 Jun 08 Perinatal Mental Health Services in Scotland and the Main Features of the Current Mental Health Strategy in Scotland
42/09 Nov 08 Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Services
41/09 Jun 08 Reform of Mental Health Legislation in the UK
40/09 Feb 09 Reducing Healthcare Acquired Infections – Good Practice concerning C. difficile Infections
39/09 Jan 08 Reducing Healthcare Acquired Infections – Good Practice Outside Northern Ireland
38/09 Dec 07 Smoke Alarms in NI Homes (Update)
37/09 Dec 07 Smoke alarms in NI Homes
07/09   EU Cross-Border Healthcare


Ref No.DateResearch Paper
73/08 Nov 08 Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Childcare Provision In The Uk And Republic Of Ireland

12/08 Feb 08 Proposals For Health And Social Care Reform In Northern Ireland: A Comparative Perspective
04/08 Feb 08

Child Health Inequalities And The Links To Child Poverty


Ref No.DateResearch Paper
05/07 Nov 07 DHSSPS Draft Budget 2008-2011

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