Health and Social Care Select Committee

The Health and Social Care Select Committee (abbreviated to HSC, HSCC and HSCSC) is a Departmental Select Committee of the British House of Commons, the lower house of the United Kingdom Parliament. It oversees the operations of the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and its associated 29 agencies and public bodies.[1]

Health and Social Care Select Committee
AbbreviationHSC/HSCC/HSCSC
Formation1979
PurposeSelect Committee of Parliament responsible for oversight of the DHSC and its associated 29 agencies and public bodies.
Chair
Jeremy Hunt
Parent organisation
UK Parliament
Websitecommittees.parliament.uk/committee/81/health-and-social-care-committee/
Formerly called
Health Select Committee; Social Services Committee