|Shadow Secretary of State for Health|
|Category||Shadow Cabinet position|
|Number of Shadow Health Secretaries since September 2013||7|
The Shadow Health Secretary, known in full as the Shadow Secretary of State for Health, is a member of the opposition's shadow cabinet that shadows the Secretary of State for Health. The Shadow Health Secretary is responsible for holding them to account and has the ability to ask the Health Secretary two questions at question times. The current Shadow Health Secretary is mobbsy91, who appointed himself in the position on 18 November 2016.
List of Shadow Health Secretaries
ruthiepooos was appointed as the first Shadow HealthSecretary for the Labour Party following the first general election. Since shadow cabinet records began in September 2013, there have been 7 Shadow Health Secretaries.
|Shadow Health Secretary||Alternative Role||Party||Took office||Left office|
|That Bearded Man||Labour||September 2013||March 2014|
|Will95206||Shadow Secretary of State for Health, Education and Local Government||Conservative||April 2014||August 2014|
|Birchington||Shadow Secretary of State for Health, Education and Local Government||Liberal||August 2014||October 2014|
|junaidk7||Labour||July 2015||August 2015|
|hazzer1998||Shadow Secretary of State for Communities, Local Government and Health||Conservative||October 2015||April 2016|
|Kay_Winters||Labour||May 2016||June 2016|
|mobbsy91||Shadow Secretary of State for the Health Department, Food and Rural Affairs||Conservative||November 2016||Incumbent|