Stephen Dorrell is a Conservative MP and former Secretary of State for Health. He was appointed as the Chair of the Health Select Committee in 2010.
His views are seen as an important guide to Tory thinking on the NHS, reflecting a strong belief in the power of markets, choice and competition to produce benefits for patients.
- Randeep Ramesh, Public sector cuts: Stephen Dorrell warns against ringfencing NHS budget, Guardian, 6 July 2010
- 2020 PST website, Commissioners, accessed Nov 2010