The following evidence was recorded during a public hearing in Belfast on 4 September 2014.

Minister for Health Edwin Poots

Belfast HSCT

Chief Medical Officer Dr Michael McBride

Chief Nursing Officer Ms Charlotte McArdle

Maria Dunlop

Tony Monaghan

Deirdre Dougal

Claire McGarrigle

Chief Executive of Health & Social Care Board Valerie Watts, Director of Performance & Corporate Services: Michael Bloomfield, Director of Commissioning: Dean Sullivan, Director of Nursing & Midwifery: Pat Cullen, Director of Social Care and Children: Fionnuala McAndrew