Health Overview & Scrutiny Committee
Tuesday 21 May 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber - Shire Hall, Gloucester. View directions

No. Item

Organisation Items


Apologies for absence


Declarations of Interest

Please see note (a) at the end of the agenda.





Minutes of the previous meetings pdf icon PDF 156 KB

Draft Minutes of the meeting on 15 January 2019 (attached)

Draft Minutes of the meeting on 20 February 2019 (attached)

Draft Minutes of the meeting on 5 March 2019 (To Follow at the next meeting)

Additional documents:

Scrutiny Items


Stroke Rehabilitation Update pdf icon PDF 154 KB

Indicative Timing – 10:05 to 10:45


Please note the Update provided at the Committee meeting on 10 July 2018:


The report will update the Committee in relation to the following points raised previously:

·         Accessibility of the site; were public transport options sufficient to enable patients to receive visitors?

·         How this change impacted on the rest of the service provided at the Vale Hospital.


Additional documents:


Gastroenterology evaluation and pilot proposals pdf icon PDF 729 KB

Indicative Timing – 10:45 to 11:00


At the Committee meeting in September 2018, members received a briefing paper on this pilot:


The Committee will provided with an update which will specifically address the concerns raised:


·         Access to transport

·         Potential Health inequalities




Trauma and Orthopaedic pilot pdf icon PDF 338 KB

Indicative Timing – 11:00 to 11:15


The Committee was first informed of the pilot as part of the Winter Planning item at the meeting on 14 November 2017.


An update was provided as part of the GCCG Clinical Chair/ Accountable Officer Report at the January 2018 committee meeting:


In March 2018 Committee members agreed to the extension of the pilot on the understanding that if the wider STP proposals were delayed beyond 12 months from now the trauma and orthopaedic service change proposal consultation would proceed.


Members have requested a further update on progress including future plans in this area.




Radiology Service - update pdf icon PDF 396 KB

Indicative Timing – 11:15 to 11:30


At the Committee meeting on 13 November 2018, members were provided with details of the need to implement a temporary service change.


At the meeting Members were concerned regarding the impact on those people who would usually visit the community hospitals most affected by this change. They asserted that it would be important that there was clear communication on what services were available and when, otherwise there was the potential for the acute hospitals to be adversely affected by an increased footfall.



Presentation slides will be published to follow.



Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group Performance Report pdf icon PDF 3 MB

Indicative Timing – 11:30 to 11:50


Information items


One Gloucestershire ICS Lead Report pdf icon PDF 645 KB


GCCG Clinical Chair/ Accountable Officer Report pdf icon PDF 284 KB