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Learning Disabilities: Premature Deaths — Question (30 July 2014) See 5 other results from this debate

Baroness Hollins: My Lords, I welcome the commitment in the NHS business plan and the Department of Health mandate to try to reduce premature mortality in people with learning disabilities, and in particular to establish a national mortality review function, but until the necessary data linkages have been made, the review cannot begin. What action is being taken to ensure that the Health and Social Care...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Hospitals: Waiting Lists (30 July 2014)

Lord Bradley: ...Government what proportion of patients whose treatment was incomplete have waited (1) for their appointment, and (2) for treatment, for longer than (a) 18 weeks, (b) 26 weeks, and (3) 52 weeks, at each NHS Trust and NHS Foundation Trust for every month since May 2010. To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many admitted patients waited (1) for their appointment, and (2) for treatment,...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Midwives (30 July 2014)

Earl Howe: Information on the number of women who have been given a named midwife is currently not collected centrally. The Mandate between the Government and NHS England states that every woman should have a named midwife who is responsible for ensuring she has personalised, one-to-one care throughout pregnancy, childbirth and during the postnatal period. Through the assurance process with NHS England...

Mental Health: Beds — Question (29 July 2014) See 1 other result from this debate

Baroness Brinton: ...the noble Lord, Lord Bradley, was of junior doctors in the Royal College of Psychiatrists. If it was somewhat anecdotal and they felt that they were unable to report it formally, can Ministers ask NHS England to ensure that there is a survey of how many doctors are having to use sectioning, to prevent this continuing?

Written Answers — House of Lords: Disability Aids (29 July 2014)

Earl Howe: NHS England is responsible for the oversight of commissioning of Assistive Technology by the National Health Service. NHS England advises that it is committed to improving and assuring the continued development of assistive technology through the publication and monitoring against national service specifications. It recognises the potential of assistive technologies to improve health...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Gastrointestinal Cancer (29 July 2014)

Earl Howe: ...National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) for the treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) including the paediatric, adolescent, wild-type and syndromic (PAWS) sub-variants. NHS commissioners are legally required to fund treatments recommended by NICE in its technology appraisal guidance. NICE regularly reviews its guidance to take into account new evidence....

Written Answers — House of Lords: Health Services (29 July 2014)

Earl Howe: Information on the various urgent and emergency care services that operate in England is available on the NHS Choices website to help patients and the public make good choices about what type of facility may best suit their needs. This is supported by a “Find Urgent Care services” portal which allows users to enter a postcode and obtain directions to their nearest facility. More...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Health Services (29 July 2014)

Earl Howe: NHS England is currently conducting a review into urgent and emergency care in England. The Review, led by Professor Sir Bruce Keogh, aims to help build an improved, safer and more sustainable system for the future. The end of first stage Report on the Review, published in November 2013, set out NHS England’s vision for the future delivery of urgent and emergency care, but recognised...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Health Services: Disability (29 July 2014)

Earl Howe: The Department has not made any such assessment. NHS England is committed to the development and implementation of a new information standard for accessible information and communication. ISB 1605 Accessible Information aims to establish a consistent, standardised framework and approach to the identification and recording of the information and communication needs of patients, service users,...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Human Papillomavirus (29 July 2014)

Earl Howe: A wide range of information about human papillomavirus (HPV) immunisation is available. This includes leaflets, vaccination record cards, information on the NHS Choices website, and more detailed clinical guidance to health professionals who are able to advise girls on both the benefits and risks of HPV immunisation. The potential side effects of HPV vaccine are also described in the product...

Written Answers — House of Lords: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (29 July 2014)

Earl Howe: ...-2014_PRINT.pdf 2 The 2012-13 figure includes 6,628,000 attributable to the National Clinical Assessment Service, which NICE hosted for one year before its transfer on 1 April 2013 to the NHS Litigation Authority. 3 On 1 May 2013 the National Technology Adoption Centre transferred to NICE from the Central Manchester University Hospitals Foundation Trus.

Written Answers — House of Lords: NHS: Social Enterprises (29 July 2014)

Baroness Masham of Ilton: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they have taken to engage with social enterprise organisations in respect of the provision of healthcare.

Written Answers — House of Lords: NHS: Social Enterprises (29 July 2014)

Baroness Masham of Ilton: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact of social enterprise providers in the delivery of National Health Service services; and what plans they have to enhance opportunities for social enterprise in the National Health Service.

Written Answers — House of Lords: NHS: Social Enterprises (29 July 2014)

Baroness Masham of Ilton: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they plan to amend the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 to enhance opportunities for social enterprises in the National Health Service.

Written Answers — House of Lords: NHS: Social Enterprises (29 July 2014)

Baroness Masham of Ilton: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what measures are in place to encourage commissioners to award National Health Service contracts to social enterprise providers.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Patients (29 July 2014) See 1 other result from this answer

Lord Bradley: To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many patients whose treatment was incomplete there were at each NHS Trust and NHS Foundation Trust for every month since May 2010. To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many patients whose treatment was incomplete there were at each NHS Trust and NHS Foundation Trust in each of the last five years.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Wheelchairs (29 July 2014)

Earl Howe: The Government has not made any assessments relating to the wheelchair voucher scheme. NHS England is leading work with all groups involved in wheelchair services to improve current services.

Criminal Justice and Courts Bill — Committee (4th Day) (28 July 2014)

Lord Horam: .... That is true not only of local government; from my experience as a former Minister of Health, it is also true of the National Health Service. Professor Willett, the director for acute episodes of care in the NHS, recently said that lives are still being lost because of resistance to change in the NHS. In my personal experience, judicial review is often used to thwart admittedly...

Written Answers — House of Lords: NHS England (28 July 2014)

Lord Grocott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the answer by Earl Howe on 9 July (HL Deb, col 216), how many managerial and clerical appointments have been made to NHS England.

Written Answers — House of Lords: North Sea Oil: Taxation (28 July 2014)

Lord Deighton: ...(per person) of more than twice that of the UK. HM Treasury has estimated that each person in Scotland is 1,400 a year better off in the UK. That’s equivalent to around two thirds of the total NHS budget in Scotland, or almost as much as Scotland’s entire education budget. The OBR’s new, lower, oil and gas tax receipts forecast only make a separate Scotland’s...

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