Oral evidenceTaken before the Public Accounts
Tuesday 14 September 2010
|Margaret Hodge (Chair)
||Mrs Anne McGuire|
|Mr Richard Bacon||Austin Mitchell
|Stephen Barclay||Nick Smith
|Jackie Doyle-Price||Ian Swales
|Matthew Hancock||James Wharton
Amyas Morse, Comptroller and Auditor General, Robert
Prideaux, Director, Parliamentary Liaisons and Karen Taylor,
Director, National Audit Office were in attendance.
Paula Diggle, Treasury Officer of Accounts, was in attendance.
REPORT BY THE COMPTROLLER AND AUDITOR GENERAL
Tackling inequalities in life expectancy in areas with
the worst health and deprivation (HC 186)
Witnesses: Richard Douglas, Interim Permanent Secretary/Chief
Operating Officer, Department of Health, Dr Ruth Hussey,
Regional Director of Public Health/Senior Medical Director for
NHS North West and DH North West, and Mark Davies, Director,
Health Inequalities and Partnerships, Department of Health.
Supplementary memorandum from the Department of Health