Prime ministers and health secretaries

Events

Thatcher

1979 - 1990

Fowler

09/1981 - 06/1987

Economics and Law

Enthoven

1985

internal market

Maynard

1986

GP fundholding

Moore

Jul 1, 1987 - 07/1988

Economics

Clarke

Aug 1, 1988 - 11/1990

Law

Waldegrave

Dec 1, 1990 - 04/1992

Major

1991 - 05/1997

Bottomley

May 1, 1992 - 07/1995

Sociology

Dorrell

Aug 1, 1995 - 05/1997

Dobson

Jun 1, 1997 - 10/1999

Economics

Blair

Jun 1, 1997 - 06/2007

Stevens

06/1997 - 02/2004

Health Policy adviser

Berwick

1999

Quality assurance

Bevan

1999 - 01/2004

Star ratings and CGRs

Milburn

Nov 1, 1999 - 06/2003

History

Reid

Jul 1, 2003 - 05/2005

Economic history

Le Grand

03/2004 - 12/2004

Choice and competition

Hewitt

Jun 1, 2005 - 06/2007

English Literature

Brown

Jul 1, 2007 - 05/2010

Johnson

Jul 1, 2007 - 06/2009

No University

Burnham

Jul 1, 2009 - 05/2010

English

Cameron

Jun 1, 2010 - 2016

Lansley

Jun 1, 2010 - 09/2012

Politics

Hunt

Oct 1, 2012 - 2016

Politics, Philosophy and Economics

Keogh

2013

Keogh review

Walshe

2013

CQC new regime

Berwick

2013