Michael Matheson MSP

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Michael Matheson MSP

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  • Member for: Falkirk West
  • Region: Central Scotland
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Parliamentary Activities

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Meeting of the Parliament 21 August 2014 : Thursday, August 21, 2014
The Minister for Public Health (Michael Matheson) The total annual service charge payable to Consort Healthcare in respect of the Edinburgh royal infirmary for 2013-14 was £47 million.



Meeting of the Parliament 21 August 2014 : Thursday, August 21, 2014
Michael Matheson NHS Lothian is in the process of establishing an expert review group that will look at the contract in great detail. Part of the review group’s work will be to conduct a health check of the contract’s performance—both current and retrospective. That work is due to begin shortly.

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Meeting of the Parliament 12 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 12, 2014
The Minister for Public Health (Michael Matheson) Since the start of the outbreak in western Africa we have been working closely with Health Protection Scotland to minimise the risk of Ebola to Scotland. Health Protection Scotland routinely monitors global disease outbreaks, and the risk from Ebola is currently assessed as very low. No cases have b...

Meeting of the Parliament 12 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Michael Matheson I can confirm that the issue of Ebola was discussed at today’s Cabinet meeting, and the Scottish Government continues through Health Protection Scotland to liaise with other international parties, including the WHO, on the required state of preparedness. Of course, the WHO has declared this a public...

Meeting of the Parliament 12 August 2014 : Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Michael Matheson We already have specialist protocols for dealing with significant contagious diseases. As I said in my opening response, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde dealt with a case of Crimean-Congo viral haemorrhagic fever in 2012, and in that case the protocol for dealing with such illnesses was utilised. That...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
The Minister for Public Health (Michael Matheson) As everyone in the chamber has done, I congratulate Alison McInnes on securing the debate. As every member who has spoken has also done, I recognise the fantastic job that our general practitioners do. They provide a vital service that lies at the heart of our vision of delivering an integrated heal...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Michael Matheson We have agreed how we can build on the 2014-15 contract and how, moving forward, we can ensure that we shape the contract so that it reflects the needs of general practice in Scotland. We will do that with the Scottish general practitioners committee, so that we can develop the contract to ensure no...

Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Michael Matheson I will give way to Nanette Milne.



Meeting of the Parliament 26 June 2014 : Thursday, June 26, 2014
Michael Matheson That is why the planning of primary healthcare provision is a key part of local authorities’ local planning processes, which look years ahead. It is covered in Scottish planning policy to make sure that it is being done effectively. If local authorities are not doing it—Alison McInnes appears to be ...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 June 2014 : Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Minister for Public Health (Michael Matheson) Like others, I offer my congratulations to Liz Smith on securing time for the debate. I have listened with real interest to members’ contributions this evening. Perth royal infirmary is a key member of the NHS Tayside family, and the Government’s ambition is that it should continue to go from streng...
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S4M-10843.1.2 Ruth Davidson: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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S4M-10843.1.1 Willie Rennie: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to amendment S4M-10843.1 in the name
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S4M-10843.1 Johann Lamont: Scotland’s Future—As an amendment to motion S4M-10843 in the name of Alex
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S4M-10843 Alex Salmond: Scotland’s Future—That the Parliament agrees that Scotland is one of the wea
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S4M-10829.3 Jenny Marra: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 in t
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S4M-10829.2 Mary Scanlon: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 in
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S4M-10829.1 Alison McInnes: Increasing Opportunities for Women—As an amendment to motion S4M-10829 i
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S4M-10829 Angela Constance: Increasing Opportunities for Women—That the Parliament welcomes the grow
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S4M-10777.4 Jackie Baillie: Welfare—As an amendment to motion S4M-10777 in the name of Nicola Sturge
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Motion S4M-10414: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/06/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09803: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09558.2: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/04/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09446: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-09254: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 06/03/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08837: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-08800: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 20/01/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-07787: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/09/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-06995: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 13/06/2013 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-05716: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2013 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3W-40158: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40152: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40160: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40159: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40154: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40157: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40156: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-40155: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/03/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-39739: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/02/2011 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-39064: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2011 Show Full Question >>

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