A guide for Council Scrutiny
The Department of Health and the Centre for Governance and Scrutiny have produced this short practical guidance to support local council scrutiny. It offers advice on useful data sources and potential questions that council scrutiny may want to use to explore their local system. This guidance includes some signposts to useful data that scrutiny might use to understand the local picture and the signs of pressures in the system; and details of a series of ‘high impact’ changes and other issues that might form the basis for local lines of enquiry.
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