18th May 2015

Health ministers appointed

Following the formation of a Conservative majority government, the following ministers have been appointed to the Department of Health:

Jeremy Hunt remains Secretary of State for Health; Jane Ellison remains Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health; Alistair Burt has been appointed Minister of State; Ben Gummer and David Prior have been appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State; George Freeman has been appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (jointly with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills). Earl Howe has left the Department of Health and has been appointed a Minister of State and Lords Spokesman for Defence.

A full list of government appointments is available here

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