Meetings

Endoscopy services: follow up inquiry

This page gives details of any meetings held which will, or did, discuss the matter, and includes links to the relevant Papers, Agendas and Minutes.

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Meeting: 10/05/2023 - Health and Social Care Committee (Item 8)

8 Endoscopy services: Welsh Government response

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8.1 The Committee considered the Welsh Government response.

 


Meeting: 10/05/2023 - Health and Social Care Committee (Item 4)

4 Letter from the Minister for Health and Social Services regarding Endoscopy services: follow up inquiry

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4.4 The Committee noted the letter.

 


Meeting: 30/03/2023 - Health and Social Care Committee (Item 3)

3 Letter to the Minister for Health and Social Services regarding endoscopy services: follow up inquiry

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3.4 The Committee noted the letter.


Meeting: 02/03/2023 - Health and Social Care Committee (Item 3)

3 Further information from Cancer Research UK following the endoscopy services inquiry oral evidence session on 2 February 2023

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3.5 The Committee noted the letter.


Meeting: 15/02/2023 - Health and Social Care Committee (Item 2)

2 Endoscopy services: evidence session with the Welsh Association for Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, Joint Advisory Group on GI Endoscopy and Health Education and Improvement Wales

Dr John Green, President of the Welsh Association for Gastroenterology and Endoscopy

Dr Mark Jarvis, Chair of JAG accreditation at the Joint Advisory Group on GI Endoscopy

Dr Jeff Turner, Deputy Clinical Lead, Endoscopy Training Management Group, Health Education and Improvement Wales

 

Research brief

Paper 1 – Evidence from Welsh Association for Gastroenterology and Endoscopy

Paper 2 – Evidence from Joint Advisory Group on GI Endoscopy

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2.1 The Committee received evidence from the Welsh Association for Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, Joint Advisory Group on GI Endoscopy and Health Education and Improvement Wales.

 


Meeting: 02/02/2023 - Health and Social Care Committee (Item 3)

3 Endoscopy services: evidence session with Public Health Wales

Sharon Hillier, Director of the Screening Division, Public Health Wales

Steve Court, Head of Programme Bowel Screening Wales, Public Health Wales

 

 

Paper 3 – Evidence from Public Health Wales

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3.1 The Committee received evidence with Public Health Wales representatives.

 


Meeting: 02/02/2023 - Health and Social Care Committee (Item 7)

Endoscopy services: consideration of evidence

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7.1 Members considered the evidence received.

 


Meeting: 02/02/2023 - Health and Social Care Committee (Item 4)

4 Endoscopy services: evidence session with the National Endoscopy Programme and Wales Cancer Network

Professor Sunil Dolwani, Clinical Lead for the National Endoscopy Programme

Professor Tom Crosby, Wales Cancer Network

 

Paper 4 – Evidence from the National Endoscopy Programme

Paper 5 – Evidence from Wales Cancer Network

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4.1 The Committee received evidence from representatives of the National Endoscopy Programme and Wales Cancer Network.

 


Meeting: 02/02/2023 - Health and Social Care Committee (Item 2)

2 Endoscopy services: evidence session with cancer organisations

Katie Till, Public Affairs Manager (Wales) Cancer Research UK

Gerard McMahon, Head of Policy & Influencing (Devolved Nations), Bowel Cancer UK

 

 

Research brief

Paper 1 – Evidence from Cancer Research UK

Paper 2 – Evidence from Bowel Cancer UK

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Minutes:

2.1 The Committee received evidence from cancer organisation representatives.

2.2 Cancer Research UK agreed to provide further information about:

  • What data is currently available on health inequalities in relation to cancer, how the data that is available is being collected and analysed, and where there may be gaps in inequality data.
  • Its views on whether non-GI cancers should be included within the National Endoscopy Programme.