Topical Questions

Part of Health and Social Care – in the House of Commons on 18th June 2019.

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Photo of Matthew Hancock Matthew Hancock Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

The hon. Lady is quite right. As part of the long-term plan, we have considered the best way to commission sexual health services, which were moved over to local authorities five years ago. We think that the responsibilities are sitting in the right place, but we need to see far more co-commissioning, where local authorities and the NHS together ensure that there is more joined-up provision, rather than the siloed provision that she mentions.