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Transcript: Transcript for 06/02/2020 - Health, Social Care and Sport Committee - Fifth Senedd

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Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest


1.1 The Chair welcomed Members to the Committee.

1.2 Under Standing Order 17.24A, Angela Burns AM declared that she is Chair of the Cross Party Group on Sepsis and that Terence Canning, in his role with UK Sepsis Trust, provides a secretariat to the Cross Party Group. Angela Burns AM also declared that she is a sepsis survivor.



Sepsis: Evidence session with UK Sepsis Trust

Terence Canning, Executive Director Wales, UK Sepsis Trust

John James

Joy James


Research Brief

Consultation Pack

Consultation Pack (Private)


Paper 1 – UK Sepsis Trust

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2.1 The Committee received evidence from a representative of UK Sepsis Trust and Mr & Mrs James, a sepsis survivor and his wife.



Sepsis: Evidence session with Public Health Wales

Dr John Boulton, Director for NHS Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, Improvement Cymru - Public Health Wales

Dr Tracey Cooper, Chief Executive - Public Health Wales


Paper 2 – Public Health Wales

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3.1 The Committee received evidence from representatives of Public Health Wales.



Motion under Standing Order 17.42 (vi) to resolve to exclude the public from the remainder of this meeting


5.1 The Committee agreed to the Motion to exclude the public from the remainder of the meeting.



Sepsis: Consideration of evidence


6.1 The Committee considered the evidence received.



Caring for our future: An inquiry into the impact of the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014 in relation to carers: Consideration of Welsh Government response to the Committee's report

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7.1 The Committee discussed the Welsh Government’s response and agreed to invite stakeholders to submit their views on the response and hold an engagement event ahead of the Plenary debate.