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Shadow Secretary of State for Health
Joel2
Incumbent
JoeL1994
since 2 March 2018
Category Shadow Cabinet position
Inaugural holder Drogue
Number of Shadow Health Secretaries since September 2013 9

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 JoeL1994, who was appointed to the position by Saracen's Fez on 2 March 2018.

List of Shadow Health Secretaries

ruthiepooos was appointed as the first Shadow Health Secretary for the Labour Party following the first general election. Since shadow cabinet records began in September 2013, there have been 9 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
SakuraCayla Labour May 2016 June 2016
Tanqueray91 Shadow Secretary of State for Health, Food and Rural Affairs Conservative November 2016 December 2017
SakuraCayla Shadow Secretary of State for Health, Wellbeing and Sport Labour December 2017 March 2018
JoeL1994 Shadow Secretary of State for Health, Wellbeing and Sport Labour March 2018 incumbent