Maureen Watt MSP

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Maureen Watt MSP

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  • Member for: Aberdeen South and North Kincardine
  • Region: North East Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

Maureen is a member of the following Committees:

Maureen is a member of the following Cross-Party Groups:

Parliamentary Activities

Member of the Conveners Group

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Meeting of the Parliament 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Maureen Watt

It is still early days for the new policy of smoke-free NHS grounds. The approach is not about enforcement; it is about raising awareness and changing the culture...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


The Minister for Public Health (Maureen Watt)

“A place to be smoke free” is an NHS Fife campaign to support the implementation of its smoke-free grounds policy. The campaign has been accompanied by new “smoke...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Maureen Watt

I do not know whether Claire Baker has contacted NHS Fife directly on the issue, but the figure in Fife is so high because the board uses a more diverse ICD-10—“I...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


The Minister for Public Health (Maureen Watt)

It is important to note that malnutrition can refer to people who are overnourished as well as those who are undernourished. From 2012 to 2015, the Scottish Gover...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Maureen Watt

Personal care is available without charge to everyone in Scotland aged 65 and over who has been assessed as needing it. The legislation includes keeping fingernai...



Meeting of the Parliament 29 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 29, 2015


The Minister for Public Health (Maureen Watt)

Clinical podiatry services are available, free at the point of need, to people of all ages who have a clinical or medical need for podiatry care. The services are...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


Maureen Watt

I agree with Nanette Milne. I mentioned the chain of survival and that is absolutely crucial. It is not just about the provision of defibrillators—it is about rapid recognition of cardiac ar...



Meeting of the Parliament 23 April 2015 : Thursday, April 23, 2015


The Minister for Public Health (Maureen Watt)

“Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Strategy for Scotland” was published on 27 March 2015. It is a five-year plan to improve Scotland’s response to out-of-hospital...



Meeting of the Parliament 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015


Maureen Watt

I will come on to the point that Dennis Robertson raises.



Meeting of the Parliament 31 March 2015 : Tuesday, March 31, 2015


The Minister for Public Health (Maureen Watt)

I thank members for their contribution to the debate and the valid points that they have raised and, in the case of members such as Nanette Milne and Rhoda Grant,...

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S4M-13007 Christina McKelvie on behalf of the European and External Relations Committee: 2nd Report,
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S4M-13023.1 Siobhan McMahon: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—As an amendment to motion S4M-
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S4M-13023 Roseanna Cunningham: Scotland’s Future Employability Services—That the Parliament recognis
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S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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Motion S4M-11826: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 08/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11630: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11555: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11407: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11321: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 28/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11258: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11079: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 02/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11059: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10794: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-10733: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-03664: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03599: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/10/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03511: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/09/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4T-00786: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-22342: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03460: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03419: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 18/06/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-21330: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 27/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03218: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/05/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03168: Maureen Watt, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/04/2014 Show Full Question >>

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