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- Upcoming Business – Commons: Select Committee (18 December 2013)
Public Accounts: Emergency admissions to hospitals - managing demand.
Witnesses: Sir David Nicholson KCB CBE, Chief Executive, NHS England, Sir Bruce Keogh, Medical Director, NHS England, Dame Barbara Hakin, Chief Operating Officer, NHS England and Richard Douglas, Director General Finance, Department of Health
- Criminal Defence Service (Very High Cost Cases) (Funding) Order 2013 — Motion to Annul (11 December 2013)
Baroness Deech: ...credit technology, or reports that much foreign aid goes into the wrong pockets and does not reach the victims of disaster. The Public Accounts Committee recently pointed out that the national programme for IT in the NHS has spent more than £3 billion with next to nothing to show for it, and that the benefits do not outweigh the costs which will, in the end, be at least £10...
- Children’s Centres (Dudley) (11 December 2013)
Margot James: ...those services will be delivered more cost-effectively. In conclusion, local authorities now have responsibility for public health and additional funding for social care that has been assigned directly from the NHS budget. There is also now a separate funding stream for disadvantaged two-year-olds for 16 hours a week of nursery education. There is therefore a diverse array of funding...
- Oral Answers to Questions — Cabinet Office: Government ICT Strategy (11 December 2013)
Nick Hurd: I have to tell the hon. Gentleman that the real world we inherited was an absolute shambles in terms of how Government managed IT transactions. His is the party that gave us tax credits and the NHS IT system. What we have done is to put in proper controls and create the conditions in which smaller and leaner organisations can come in and offer better value.
- [Mr George Howarth in the Chair] — Immigration (11 December 2013) See 4 other results from this debate
Julian Huppert: ...to do so and find out whether they want to buy them. We should promote students and do what we can not to make it easier for other countries to compete. I talked to the Minister about charging for the NHS. He is right in saying that other countries charge students more to use their health service than we do here, but any marginal step that makes it easier for other countries to compete...
- Written Answers — Health: Cockermouth Community Hospital (11 December 2013)
Daniel Poulter: Tendering decisions relating to the Cockermouth hospital site are a local matter and it would be for NHS England to consider whether a review of any tendering decision would be appropriate.
- Written Answers — Health: Diabetes (11 December 2013) See 1 other result from this answer
David Amess: To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) how many (a) males and (b) females in each (i) age group and (ii) location received structured education courses in the NHS for individuals with type 1 diabetes in each of the last three years for which information is available; (2) what funding his Department provides for structured education courses in the National Health Service for...
- Written Answers — Health: Health Services: Cornwall (11 December 2013) See 1 other result from this answer
Sheryll Murray: To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many (a) clinical, (b) managerial and (c) clerical NHS staff in Cornwall were paid more than (i) £50,000, (ii) £65,738 and (iii) £100,000 in the last year for which figures are available.
- Written Answers — Health: Health Services: Medway (11 December 2013) See 1 other result from this answer
Mark Reckless: To ask the Secretary of State for Health how the additional £6,120,000 winter pressures funding allocated to Medway will be divided among NHS organisations in Medway.
- Written Answers — Health: Heart Diseases (11 December 2013)
Jane Ellison: ...out actions, at the national level that augment or support local delivery. These include: prevention/early intervention initiatives including the mandatory National Child Measurement programme, and NHS Health Checks; supporting local authorities to provide evidence-based smoking cessation, weight management, drug and alcohol treatment services; social marketing campaigns e.g. Change4Life,...
- Written Answers — Health: Heart Diseases and Cancer (11 December 2013)
Jane Ellison: ...England is a key priority for this Government. In March 2013; we published the CVD Outcomes Strategy. The strategy sets out key actions for commissioners and providers to improve outcomes in CVD. NHS Improving Quality is supporting the delivery of the strategy by NHS England. NHS England works to improve the quality of NHS services and is held to account through the Mandate. The indicator...
- Written Answers — Health: Hepatitis (11 December 2013)
Jane Ellison: ...spot testing service for infants born to mothers infected with hepatitis B as part of an initiative to improve testing for chronic hepatitis at 12 months of age. PHE works collaboratively with NHS and non-governmental organisations to advocate for increased uptake of screening for hepatitis B and C. 1 Hepatitis B and C: ways to promote and offer testing to people at increased risk of...
- Written Answers — Health: NHS Property Services (11 December 2013)
Charlotte Leslie: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what Gateway reviews have been carried out on projects managed by NHS Property Services Ltd.
- Written Answers — Health: NHS: Foreign Workers (11 December 2013)
Paul Burstow: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate he has made of the number of non-EEA migrant workers currently employed within the NHS.
- Written Answers — Health: Nurses (11 December 2013) See 1 other result from this answer
Glyn Davies: To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many agency nurses work in the NHS; and what the average cost of an (a) agency-employed nurse and (b) directly-employed nurse is in the NHS.
- Written Answers — Health: Pharmacy (11 December 2013) See 1 other result from this answer
Tony Cunningham: To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether it is his policy to encourage the use by the NHS of pharmacies owned by GPs rather than those owned by professional pharmacists.
- Written Answers — Health: Pharmacy (11 December 2013)
Tony Cunningham: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what guidance his Department has issued to NHS bodies on the need to conduct a proper market tender before entering into a commercial lease for a pharmacy.
- Written Answers — House of Lords: Health: International Healthcare Workers (11 December 2013)
Earl Howe: The Department has commissioned NHS Employers organisation to promote the use and adherence to the principles of the World Health Organization Code of Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel. The Department continues to work with the Department for International Development (DfID) on reviewing the definitive list of developing countries which should not be targeted for...
- Written Answers — House of Lords: Health: Ophthalmology (11 December 2013) See 1 other result from this answer
Lord Harrison: ...to introduce a National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Quality Standard for cataract treatment within the National Health Service; and what discussions they have had with NICE and NHS England on this subject.
- Written Answers — House of Lords: NHS: Mid-Staffordshire NHS Trust (11 December 2013)
Lord Mawhinney: ...to the remarks by Earl Howe on 19 November (HL Deb, col 865), why they decided not to introduce a statutory individual duty of candour, as recommended by the Francis Report on Mid-Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust.