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Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 252526, tabled on 9 May 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what structures and procedures are in place to (a) monitor and (b) assess the effectiveness of the work of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

Answered on

16 May 2019

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) is a professional membership association, independent of government, working to improve health care for women both in the United Kingdom and worldwide.

The College is governed by a Royal Charter, from which are derived the College Regulations. These guide the governance, management and business arrangements of the College.

The RCOG is a registered charity in England and Wales and is subject to charity law. The Charity Commission is the independent regulator of charities.

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Department of Health and Social Care