Department of Health and Social Care

The Rt Hon Thérèse Coffey MP

Deputy Prime Minister and Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

  • overall financial control and oversight of NHS delivery and performance

  • oversight of social care policy

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Maria Caulfield MP

Minister of State for Health

  • NHS operational performance

  • implementation of the Health and Care Act

  • finance, efficiency and commercial

  • NHS capital, land and estates

  • NHS workforce

  • transformation, including reconfigurations

  • diagnostics

  • devolved administrations, Crown dependencies and overseas territories

  • secondary legislation

  • maternity care

  • women’s health

  • EU future relationship, Northern Ireland Protocol and international trade

  • sponsorship of NHS England (NHSE) and Health Education England (HEE)

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Maggie Throup MP

Minister for Vaccines and Public Health

  • COVID-19 vaccines

  • health improvement

  • levelling up

  • prevention

  • immunisation and screening

  • UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA):

  • Test and Trace

  • emergency preparedness

  • infectious diseases

  • environmental health

  • abortion

  • global health security

  • lead minister for crisis response

  • sponsorship of FSA, UKHSA

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James Morris MP

Minister for Primary Care and Patient Safety

  • primary care

  • community health

  • major diseases, rare diseases and long COVID

  • patient safety

  • inquiries

  • gender identity services

  • Start for Life (early years)

  • screening

  • cosmetic regulation

  • patient experience

  • crisis response and emergency preparedness

  • blood and transplants, organ donation

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Lord Kamall MP

Minister for Technology, Innovation and Life Sciences

  • life sciences

  • medicines

  • research

  • international diplomacy and relations

  • data and technology

  • NHS security management, including cyber security

  • sponsorship of

  • NHS Digital

  • Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

  • Health Research Authority (HRA)

  • NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA)

  • responsibility for the National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR)

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The Rt Hon Robert Jenrick MP

Minister of State

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Will Quince MP

Minister of State

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Dr Caroline Johnson MP

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

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Neil O'Brien MP

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State