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RCOG statement on re-appointment of Secretary of State for Health

News 13 May 2015

The RCOG welcomes the re-appointment of Jeremy Hunt as Secretary of State for Health.

President of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), Dr. David Richmond, said:

“The RCOG welcomes Mr. Hunt’s re-appointment as Secretary of State for Health and his commitment to improve patient care and safety within the NHS.

“We look forward to working with the Health Secretary and the Department of Health to ensure that all women receive safe and high quality healthcare; that the Government shows leadership in women’s health issues in future health policy; and that it acts upon the various initiatives and interventions set out in our General Election Manifesto.”