MD1329 London Health Commission

Type of decision: 
Mayoral decision
Code: 
MD1329
Date signed: 
19 March 2014
Decision by: 
Boris Johnson MP (past staff), Mayor of London

Executive summary

The London Health Commission (“Commission”) is an independent inquiry established in September 2013 by the Mayor of London. The Commission is chaired by Lord Darzi and will report directly to the Mayor. The Commission’s task is to examine how London’s health and healthcare can be improved for the benefit of the population. MD1286 contains the Mayor’s approval of funding for the Commission provided by NHS England, the GLA and other health agencies. This MD seeks approval to receive £0.25m additional funding from Public Health England within 2013/14 and expenditure of up to £0.995m on activity required to facilitate the effective discharge by the Commission of its functions.

Part 1: Non-confidential facts and advice