Minister of Health and Care Services Bent Høie (Conservative Party)

Helse- og omsorgsminister Bent Høie

Address Teatergata 9, Postboks 8011 Dep, 0030 Oslo
E-mail postmottak@hod.dep.no
Phone: +47 22 24 90 90

Born: 1971
Marital status: Married

The Minister of Health and Care Services is responsible for government policy related to hospitals, municipal health care services, preventive measures, psychiatric health and drug addiction.

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Storting committees

 
2009-2013 Chair, Standing Committee on Health and Care Services
2005-2009 Member, Standing Committee on Local Government and Public Administration
2001-2005 Member, Standing Committee on Health and Social Affairs
2000-2001 Member, Standing Committee on Energy and the Environment
   
Parliamentary delegations  
2008-2009 Member, Delegation to EFTA and EEA Parliamentary Committees
2001-2005 Substitute member, Norwegian Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe
2001-2002 Substitute member, Delegation to the Nordic Council
   
Local government  
1999-2003 Member, Stavanger Municipal Council
1999-2000 Member, Rogaland County Executive Board
1991-1999 Member, Rogaland County Council
1991-1995 Member, Randaberg Municipal Council
   
Political appointments  
2000-2002 Chair, Stavanger Conservative Party
1997-1999 Deputy Chair, Rogaland Conservative Party
1995-1999 Political adviser, Stavanger Conservative Party group in the Municipal Council
1993-1995 Campaign Secretary, Rogaland Conservative Party
1993-1995 Member, Central Executive Committee of the Young Conservatives of Norway
1990-1992 Chair, Rogaland Young Conservatives
   
Other appointments  
2000-2006 Board Chair, Dyslexia Research Foundation
2000-2005 Board Chair, Stavanger Forum A/S
   
Education and work experience  
1991-1993 Programme in hotel administration, Norwegian School of Hotel Management
1991 Studies in law, University of Bergen
1990-1994 Various jobs at Sola Strand Hotel