The Chair welcomed everyone to the meeting and stated it had been
convened to jointly consider the report on financial turnaround for
Barts Health NHS Trust and the consultation on the proposals for
specialist cancer and cardiovascular services in North and East
London and West Essex.
The Committee noted the updated Membership list for Inner North
East London Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee. It was
noted that Councillor David Edgar had replaced Councillor Lesley
Pavitt from the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.
absence and notice of any substitutions
Apologies for absence were received from Councillor Dr Emma Jones
from the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Councillor Benzion Papier
from the London Borough of Hackney, and Councillor Ted Sparrowhawk
from the London Borough of Newham.
There were none.
5.Minutes of the
The Committee gave consideration to the minutes of the meeting held
on 29 May 2013.
RESOLVED – That the minutes of the meeting of the
Committee held on 29 May 2013 be agreed as a correct record.
matters arising from the previous meeting
There was none.
7.Barts Health NHS
Trust - Report on financial turnaround
The Chairman welcomed the following senior officers from Barts
Health NHS Trust to the meeting:
Mr Peter Morris,
Executive Director of
Mark Graver, Head
of Stakeholder Relations and Engagement
At their previous meeting on 29th May 2013, the INEL
JHOSC considered the draft Quality Accounts for Barts Health NHS
Trust. Mr Morris stated that since then the Trust had begun a
financial turnaround programme to improve the quality of patient
care, increase speed of