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Health Services (Halifax) (20 November 2014)

Linda Riordan: ...me remind him of his article in the Halifax Courier last week, in which he said: “There are no proposals to close our A and E”. Then we have the Conservative candidate’s website for Halifax: “On the frontline defending the A&E cut in Halifax”. There is his answer. I use the health service regularly: I am a patient and I visit my GP regularly. The...

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Councillors (18 November 2014)

Kris Hopkins: I refer the hon. Member to the Government response to the Communities and Local Government Select Committee report, Councillors on the frontline (Cm 8582), www.gov.uk/government/publications/councillors-on-the-frontl ine-government-response As well as to the subsequent Ministerial response to the Westminster Hall debate (5 September 2013, Official Report, Column 186WH) and my evidence to...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Self-harm: Children (18 November 2014)

Norman Lamb: ...Health Service and social care to make in the next few years to improve the lives of people with mental health problems and help reduce health inequalities. It highlights how we will change the way frontline health services respond to self-harm. In the revised Public Health Outcomes Framework, we have introduced a new indicator that is specifically about self-harm. Under this...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Refuges (18 November 2014)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ...government. It is the broader policy of the Coalition Government to try to reduce the burden of data reporting on local government, as it costs taxpayers’ money and diverts resources away from frontline services. More broadly, this Government has secured 6.5 billion investment to help vulnerable people through housing related support. This forms a key element of refuge funding...

Written Answers — Home Office: Police and Crime Commissioners (17 November 2014)

Michael Penning: ...", police forces and PCCs have risen to the challenge of delivering savings and supporting collaboration whilst maintaining and improving services for the public. The proportion of officers on the frontline is increasing, victim satisfaction is up and crime continues to fall. The Government’s police reforms are working. Under this Government, overall crime has fallen by more than a...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Influenza: Vaccination (11 November 2014)

Jane Ellison: ...out an ambition to reach a minimum of 75% uptake of the flu vaccine for health and social care workers, including medical staff. A copy of the Flu Plan is attached. Data on uptake rates for frontline healthcare workers, including some social care staff, are collected by Public Health England on a monthly basis. The first data for this current season, covering the period 1...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Employment Agency Standards Inspectorate (11 November 2014)

Jo Swinson: ...sector. By increasing HMRC’s NMW team, Government continues to protect the most vulnerable workers and ensures a level playing field is maintained for the vast majority of agencies who play by the rules. Frontline staff in the inspectorate are supported with other BIS resources. In cases where there is prolonged and wilful non-compliance with the recruitment sector legislation,...

Written Answers — Home Office: Human Trafficking (10 November 2014)

Karen Bradley: ...75,000 by the Home Office to provide training to a range of local professionals, including those working in local authorities. In January 2013 the Home Office also published guidance for frontline staff on responding to victims of trafficking, which includes guidance on making referrals to the National Referral Mechanism. Home Office funding of 420,000 is being provided to...

Written Answers — Department of Health: NHS: Finance (10 November 2014)

Daniel Poulter: ...for years 1984 and 1994 is not available. This Government remains committed to reducing both management costs within the NHS and administration costs across the system in order to reduce bureaucracy and increase frontline care staff.

Written Answers — Home Office: Counter-terrorism (5 November 2014) See 1 other result from this answer

Diana Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 27 October 2014, to Question 210147, if she will (a) list which agencies are classified as frontline agencies, (b) provide a breakdown of Government spending by Department and (c) provide a brief explanation of the projects on which the funds were spent.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Social Security Benefits: Disclosure of Information (5 November 2014)

Steve Webb: (a) Whilst Jobcentres remain the branding of the Department's frontline face to face service, the executive agency status of Jobcentre Plus ended during 2011-12 as DWP integrated its frontline agencies into one operation. DWP has a Whistleblowing policy which covers all employees. This encourages employees to raise any concerns about wrongdoing. Where an employee raises a concern under this...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Accident and Emergency Departments (5 November 2014)

Earl Howe: ...children’s centres, community clinics and local general practitioner surgeries, NHS England is carrying out work to look at how health visitors, in response to local need, can support other frontline services and provide more support and advice to parents on caring for their children. For example, London and Midland and East Regions are looking at opportunities which will...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Exercise (4 November 2014)

Charlotte Leslie: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department takes to communicate the Chief Medical Officer's physical activity guidelines to frontline medical professionals.

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Local Government Finance (3 November 2014)

Kris Hopkins: ...half of the public we surveyed were unaware of any reductions in local council services in their area. To some extent, this is a testament to the success of local authorities to date in focussing on internal efficiencies while protecting the frontline’ (PwC, The Local State We’re In: PwC’s annual local government survey, 2014, p.7). • A Ipsos Mori survey in 2014...

Written Answers — House of Lords: NHS: Cost Effectiveness (30 October 2014)

Earl Howe: ...that QIPP originated. The NHS is on track to deliver up to 20 billion efficiency savings, having reported around 15 billion of efficiencies in the first three years, all of which will be reinvested into frontline care.

Written Ministerial Statements — House of Lords: Drugs: Psychoactive Substances (30 October 2014)

Lord Bates: ...on the risks of NPS through guidance to schools, FRANK (the Government’s online drug awareness service) and targeted communications activity. We are also rapidly developing clinical responses to these substances via frontline services. However we recognise that there is more to do to tackle the issue of New Psychoactive Substances, which have claimed the lives of far too many young...

Written Answers — Home Office: Police: Wales (29 October 2014)

Michael Penning: Table 1 contains statistics on the number of operational frontline police officers, police staff and police community support officers in Wales as at 31 March 2010 and 31 March 2014, as well as the change between the periods. Table 2 shows that over the same period, police recorded crime (excluding fraud) has fallen by 21% in Wales. Tables 1 & Table 2 - Frontline police jobs ...

Opposition Day — [8th allotted day]: Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Welfare Reform (Disabled People) (28 October 2014)

Mark Lazarowicz: ...to Government figures, 329,000 disabled people are currently stuck in a backlog to see whether they qualify for PIP. A recent powerful report from Citizens Advice Scotland, “Voices from the frontline” highlighted the personal impact on so many people of delays in PIP assessment decisions. It estimated that claimants typically wait at least six months for the assessment. A...

Written Answers — Home Office: Counter-terrorism (27 October 2014) See 1 other result from this answer

Diana Johnson: ...how much of the funds given to local authorities under the Prevent programme was spent in each of the last five years; and what funds under that programme were spent by (a) police forces, (b) other frontline agencies and (c) central government in each of those years.

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