Health Overview & Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday 15 June 2021 10.00 am

No. Item


Welcome and Introductions

The Chairman to welcome everyone to the meeting and invite members and NHS colleagues to introduce themselves.


Appointment of Vice Chair

To seek nominations for the appointment of Vice Chair 2021-22. The decision to be ratified at the first formal meeting of the committee.


Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 48 KB

a)    To receive information on the joint scrutiny arrangements for the Gloucestershire Heath Overview and Scrutiny Committee (attached).


b)    To note the Terms of Reference of the Gloucestershire Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee (attached).

Additional documents:



A presentation from Healthwatch Gloucestershire.


Healthwatch Gloucestershire (HWG) is the county’s independent health and social care champion


HWG covers the geographical area of Gloucestershire County Council, which includes the districts and boroughs of Cheltenham, Cotswold, Forest of Dean, Gloucester, Stroud, and Tewkesbury.


One Gloucestershire Integrated Care System pdf icon PDF 1 MB

A presentation on the One Gloucestershire Integrated Care System (ICS).


The item to include an update on the Covid-19 emergency response and the Forest of Dean Community Hospital Consultation development, plus information on ‘accountability’ and ways of working with HOSC.


NHS ICS Partners include: -


NHS Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group

Primary Care (GP) Providers

Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

South West Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust


Fit for the Future Programme pdf icon PDF 294 KB

Information on the NHS Fit for the Future Programme and recent proposals for developing specialist hospital services in Gloucestershire.


Committee Work Planning

To consider items to include on the committee work plan



In addition to the questions asked at the meeting, members are invited to submit questions on any matters of interest relating to the work of the committee in advance of the meeting. Please submit questions to before midday on Friday 11 June 2021.


Responses to the questions will be provided and noted at the meeting. Where it is not possible to answer questions asked at the meeting, the questions will be taken away and a written response circulated to the committee after the meeting.