Issue details

Liberating the NHS

Purpose of report: To advise Executive of the proposals within the White Paper Liberating the NHS, consider any response to the consultations on the proposals, including any opportunity for York to be an Early Adopter. The proposals could impact on Local Authority responsibilities in respect of health and well being, and governance arrangements for overview and scrutiny of health issues. It could offer opportunities for new shared commissioning arrangements. Consultation deadline is 11 October 2010. Implementation of NHS changes is planned for 2012-13

Members are asked to: Consider and agree any response to be made by the Council to the Government’s Consultations

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Implication: Legal;

Level of Risk: 09-15 Constant monitoring required;

Decision due: 05/10/10 by Executive - for meetings from 03/06/00 to 26/04/11

Lead member: Councillor Jonathan Morley

Lead director: Corporate Director of Children, Education and Communities

Department: Directorate of Adults, Children & Education

Contact: Kathy Clark, Assistant Director (Commissioning and Partnerships) Email:

Consultation process

Healthy City Board and Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee will be invited to consider the White Paper and Consultations in September.


Healthy City Board; Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Making Representations: Contact Report Author


Agenda items


  • Committee Report for Liberating the NHS  


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