Orkney Islands Council
Working together for a better Orkney

Orkney Health and Care

Orkney Health and Care is a partnership between Orkney Islands Council and NHS Orkney.

Working together, we aim to improve and develop social care, community health and wellbeing. We want to provide the best possible care for people in Orkney, wherever they live and whatever their circumstances.

The Scheme of Administration, which sets out the referred and delegated functions of the Council and its Committees and Sub-committees, is available from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.

Details of Orkney Health and Care Committee meetings can be accessed through the links in this section.

Membership

Membership of the Orkney Health and Care Committee comprises six Members of Orkney Islands Council as follows:

  • 3 voting members on the Integration Joint Board.
  • 3 other members of the Council, who also act as proxies for the Integration Joint Board.

The Chair of the Orkney Health and Care Committee also acts as the Chair or Vice Chair of the Integration Joint Board, whichever is the Council appointment.

Committee Membership details are available from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.

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