Health Overview & Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday 21 May 2024 10.00 am

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

Contact: Joanne Moore  Email:

No. Item



To note any apologies for absence.


Declarations of Interest

To report any declarations of interest.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 128 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 12 March 2024 (attached).


Public Representations

At each meeting of the Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee, there shall be up to 20 minutes set aside for members of the public, (including non-committee members), to make representation at the meeting. The process for submitting a representation follows Gloucestershire County Council Constitution rules for making representation at public meetings.


The Council’s Constitution states that ‘any person who lives or works in the county, or is affected by the work of the County Council, may make written representation on any matter which relates to an item on the agenda for that meeting’.


For meetings of the Health, Overview and Scrutiny Committee, notification of the intention to make representation is required three clear working days before the date of the meeting, (excluding the day of the meeting). Where the person making the representation attends the meeting in person, that individual will be invited to address the committee, (3 minutes per representative), to respond to the information provided in the written response to the original representation.


Please submit any representations for the committee meeting on Tuesday 21 May 2024 to before 4.00 pm on Wednesday 15 May 2024.               .

Overview Items


General Practice in Gloucestershire - Update on Access pdf icon PDF 479 KB

Helen Goodey, Director of Primary Care and Place, to update the committee on access to Primary Care.


Maternity Services Update pdf icon PDF 127 KB

An update on the delivery of maternity services in Gloucestershire.

Information Items


Gloucestershire Integrated Care System (GICS) Performance Report pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To receive an update on the performance of the Gloucestershire Integrated Care System (GICS) in relation to NHS constitutional and other agreed standards.



NHS Gloucestershire Integrated Care Board (ICB) Report pdf icon PDF 788 KB

A report from the NHS Gloucestershire Integrated Care Board (ICB), known collectively as NHS Gloucestershire. The report includes updates from Integrated Care System (ICS) Partners with responsibility for overseeing the day-to-day commissioning and provision of NHS services in Gloucestershire.


Work Plan pdf icon PDF 110 KB

To review the committee work plan and suggest items for consideration at future meetings. When making suggestions, members to consider the reasons for and the anticipated benefit of scrutiny involvement.


Members to also consider which section of the agenda the item will be considered under.


Ø  Overview – an item which involves members learning about a subject, asking questions of clarifications but does not necessarily lead to any action/recommendations.


Ø  Scrutiny – an item which requires members to examine the content and provide an outcome.


Ø  Information – information reports can be presented and/or questioned at the meeting, but this should be kept to a minimum.