Quality Information Committee

Provides advice to the Department of Health, on behalf of the National Quality Board, about strategic priorities for quality information in healthcare, quality information issues where action is required at national level and implementation of the government’s information strategy.


  • Professor David Haslam, Chair (National Quality Board)
  • Sally Brearley (National Quality Board)
  • Margaret Goose (National Quality Board)
  • Professor Sir Bruce Keogh (NHS Medical Director, Department of Health)
  • John Carvel (Healthwatch England)
  • Dr Andrew Vallance-Owen (BUPA)
  • Samantha Riley (NHS South East Coast)
  • Julian Flowers (Public Health Observatory)
  • Professor Martin Severs (NHS Information Standards Board)
  • Dr Andrew Jones (Nuffield Health)


  • Sarndrah Horsfall (National Patient Safety Agency)
  • Toby Lambert (Monitor)
  • Tim Straughan (Health and Social Care Information Centre)
  • Dr Mark Davies (NHS Information Centre)
  • Fergus Macbeth (National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence)


For minutes go to the National Archives website.

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