Committee details

Adults & Health Scrutiny Panel

Purpose of committee


The Adults and Health Scrutiny Panel sits under Haringey’s Overview and Scrutiny Committee and is responsible for scrutiny of the following areas:


  • Public Health
  • Health devolution pilots
  • Safeguarding adults
  • Adults with disabilities and additional needs
  • Adult social care
  • Health and social care integration and commissioning
  • Working with CCG and NHS
  • Tackling unemployment and worklessness
  • Adult learning and skills


All scrutiny bodies will perform similar scrutiny roles within their area of responsibility, which include:


·           Holding the Cabinet and other local decision making bodies to account (e.g. Cabinet Question and Answer sessions);

·           Performance monitoring;

·           Assisting in the development or review of policies; and

·           Budget scrutiny.


Contact information

Support officer: Dominic O'Brien, Principal Scrutiny Officer.

Postal address:
5th Floor,
River Park House
225 High Road
Wood Green
N22 8HQ

Phone: 020 8489 5896


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