Health and Care Recovery (Winter Planning): FoI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

Information relating to the Health and Care Recovery (Winter Planning) statement given to Parliament on 4 October 2022 by the then The Cabinet Secretary for Health and Social Care (Humza Yousaf). This includes:
1. Briefing materials to support the giving of and preparation for giving that statement.
2. Any correspondence relating to the statement including discussion about the detail and/or requests for clarification or questions about the content of the statement.


I enclose a copy of some of the information you requested.

An exemption(s) under section(s) s.30(b)(ii) and s.38(1) of FOISA applies to some of the information you have requested. Section 30(b)(ii) is an exemption that protects the free and frank provision of advice, and section 38(1) is an exemption that limits the release of third party data if this were to contravene the UK General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).





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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
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