https://youtu.be/QiZKCf1Mg38 The Committee received an update on vaccination programme from the Department of Health and a briefing from Chief Nursing Officer on the workforce. The Committee also discussed Health protection Regulations, The Healthy Start Scheme and Day Care Food Scheme (Amendment) Regulations, The Recovery of Health Services Charges (Amounts) (Amendment) Regulations and the Severe Fetal… Continue Reading Committee for Health Meeting Thursday 25 February 2021
https://youtu.be/bcxuygUYGQU The Committee received briefings from the Food Standards Agency on Food and Feed Safety and Hygiene Common Framework; and Nutrition Labelling, Composition and Standards Common Framework. This was followed by a number of Departmental briefings on Statutory Rules related to the Mental Health Order and the Health Protection Regulations.
https://youtu.be/mb4o40Qku9k Chairperson of the Health Committee Colm Gildernew introduces the Committee’s Report on its Inquiry into the Impact of COVID-19 in Care Homes and calls on the Minister of Health to implement the recommendations contained in the Report as part of the ongoing response to protect care home residents during future surges of the pandemic.… Continue Reading Health Committee Report on its Inquiry into the Impact of COVID-19 in Care Homes – Monday 1 February 2021
https://youtu.be/JBLaGxE29fo The Committee received a Departmental Briefing on the Looked After Children Strategy. This was followed by Departmental briefing on the following statutory rules: SR 2021/8 The Mental Health (1986 Order) (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2021 SR 2020/355 The Health Protection (Coronavirus, International Travel) (Amendment No. 27) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2020 SR 2021/3 The Health… Continue Reading Committee for Health Meeting Thursday 28 January 2021