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

Born: 1971
Appointed: 16/10/2013
Left: 14/10/2021

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.

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