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Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Scotland) Act 2014

Section 55 - Healthcare Improvement Scotland

146.Section 55 makes amendments to the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978 to provide for Healthcare Improvement Scotland (“HIS”) to inspect services which are delivered under integration functions in pursuance of an integration scheme, regardless of the person carrying out the function.

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