Manchester Joint Hospitals Advisory Board

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 MMC/9/2
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 J a 2
  • Dates of Creation
      1936-1947
  • Physical Description
      19 items

Scope and Content

Annual and quarterly reports of the Board and annual account and statistics.

Administrative / Biographical History

Papers relating to the Manchester Joint Hospitals Advisory Board, established in 1935, and its successor body, the Manchester, Salford and Stretford Joint Hospitals Advisory Board (established 1942). The Board was originally established to promote cooperation between local hospitals in the provision of services, accommodation, and education and research. The Board's membership comprised representatives of the City Corporation's Public Health Committee, the Voluntary Statutory Committee (representing the voluntary hospitals) and the University of Manchester. The Board as wound up in 1947, when the new National Health Service set up regional hospital boards.