Hospital Outpatients: Re-introduction of prescription charges

Scrutiny review - Health and Social Security Panel

Launch date: 10/06/2013

Review status: Discontinued

What is the review about?

​The Health Minister has recently lodged a proposition to re-introduce prescription charges for hospital outpatients. The Panel will review the proposals and report back to the States Assembly.

Terms of reference

  1. To examine the proposals contained in the proposition (P.72/2013) “Hospital

Outpatients: Re-introduction of Prescription Charges” to include:

  • The rationale behind the decision;
  • Whether the proposals are affordable for consumers;
  • The benefits of reintroducing the charge;
  • Clarification on exclusions from the prescription charges;
  • How the proposed system differs from the previous prescription fees




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