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Management of NHS hospital productivity

Here you can browse the Minutes of Evidence which were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 9 March 2011.

Oral Evidence

Taken before the Public Accounts Committee

on Tuesday 18 January 2011

Members present:
Margaret Hodge (Chair) Joseph Johnson
Mr Richard BaconMrs Anne McGuire
Stephen BarclayAustin Mitchell
Stella CreasyIan Swales
Chris Heaton-HarrisJames Wharton


Amyas Morse, Comptroller and Auditor General, and Karen Taylor, Director, NAO, gave evidence. Robert Prideaux, Director of Parliamentary Relations, NAO, and Marius Gallaher, Alternate Treasury Officer of Accounts, NAO, were in attendance.

Witnesses: Sir David Nicholson, Chief Executive of the NHS, Jim Easton, National Director for Improvement and Efficiency, Department of Health, Richard Douglas, Director General, Policy, Strategy and Finance, Department of Health, and Professor John Appleby, Chief Economist, Health Policy, The King's Fund, gave evidence.

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