MHK asks when minister knew document had been copied from Wigan

An MHK wants to know when the health minister found out the Island’s integrated care vision had been copied from a Wigan strategy.

The Public Accounts Committee recently revealed over half of the document was identical to the Wigan Council Integrated Health and Care Strategy.

Onchan member Rob Callister will put the question to health and Social Care David Ashford at this week’s sitting of the House of Keys.

Mr Callister says he doesn’t think there’s anything wrong in copying another area’s plan as long as credit is given:

Audio file on Manx Radio