Taken before the Committee of Public Accounts
on Tuesday 15 March 2011
|Rt Hon Margaret Hodge (Chair)
||Mrs Anne McGuire|
|Mr Richard Bacon||Austin Mitchell
|Stephen Barclay||Nick Smith
|Matthew Hancock||Ian Swales
|Joseph Johnson||James Wharton
Amyas Morse, Comptroller and Auditor General, gave evidence.
Gabrielle Cohen, Assistant Auditor General, NAO, Marius
Gallaher, Alternate Treasury Officer of Accounts, NAO, and
Mark Davies, Director, NAO, were in attendance.
REPORT BY THE COMPTROLLER AND AUDITOR GENERAL
The Procurement of Consumables by NHS Acute and Foundation
Trusts (HC 705)
Examination of Witnesses
Witnesses: Sir David Nicholson KCB, Chief Executive,
NHS, Howard Rolfe, Director of Procurement, East of England
NHS Collaborative Procurement Hub, David Flory CBE, Deputy
NHS Chief Executive, and Peter Coates CBE, Commercial
Director, gave evidence.