Helen Whately was appointed Minister of State in the Department for Health and Social Care (DHSC) on 26 October 2022.
She was Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury between 16 September 2021 to 8 July 2022.
She was previously Minister of State (Minister for Care) at the Department of Health and Social Care from 13 February 2020 to 16 September 2021 and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport from 10 September 2019 to 13 February 2020.
Minister of State (Minister for Social Care)
The Minister of State for Social Care is responsible for:
adult social care:
social care workforce
social care system assurance and data
social care tech and innovation
social care funding
social care markets
social care winter planning
adult safeguarding and liberty protection safeguards