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- Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber (22 October 2014)
Impact on NHS funds of the reforms introduced under the Health and Social Care Act 2012.
- Upcoming Business – Lords: Select Committee (22 October 2014)
Home Affairs, Health and Education (EU Sub-Committee F): EU Alcohol Strategy 2016–2022.
Witnesses: (at 10.45am) evidence will be heard from Crispin Acton, Programme Manager, Alcohol Misuse, Department of Health; Lindsay Wilkinson, Deputy Director, Department of Health; Sarah Godman, NHS European Office; and the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills.
- Bill Presented — General Practitioner Surgeries (Rural Areas) Bill: Recall of MPs Bill (21 October 2014) See 1 other result from this debate
Frank Dobson: ...been very keen on innumerable recalls being launched when they went back on their promise not to increase student fees, and nearly every Tory and Lib Dem MP probably would not have fancied a recall over the NHS reforms. Even with those two attractive features, however, I do not support the proposition of recall. When I make my position clear to my constituents, as I always try to do, they...
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (21 October 2014) See 12 other results from this debate
Caroline Lucas: What progress he has made on negotiations relating to the potential effect of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership on the NHS.
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: NHS Facilities (Contracting Out) (21 October 2014)
NHS Facilities (Contracting Out)
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: A and E Waiting Times (21 October 2014) See 4 other results from this debate
Jeremy Hunt: ..., meaning that 95.7%—0.7% above the national target—were. I am pleased to inform the House that hospitals will have an extra 260 A and E doctors this winter, bringing emergency medics in the NHS to a record high.
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: NHS Trusts (Deficit Forecasts) (21 October 2014)
NHS Trusts (Deficit Forecasts)
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Private Finance Initiative Costs (21 October 2014) See 5 other results from this debate
Jesse Norman: ...already being ploughed back into medicine and services for local people. My studies make it clear that there are hundreds of millions, if not billions, of pounds still to be saved on the PFI across other NHS hospital trusts. Will my hon. Friend press Monitor and the NHS Trust Development Authority to do everything they can to encourage hospitals to take on specialist PFI contract advisers...
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Ambulance Response Times (London) (21 October 2014)
Jane Ellison: ...-working staff of the London ambulance service, who responded to 100,000 more calls last year. We know that the service is under some pressure, and that is why we are providing extra support to the NHS in London, including £15 million for the ambulance service to help to ensure that the trust meets standards in future.
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Mental Health Nurses (21 October 2014) See 2 other results from this debate
Mike Kane: What estimate he has made of the number of mental health nurses working in the NHS in each of the last three years.
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: NHS (North-East and Scotland) (21 October 2014)
NHS (North-East and Scotland)
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Leeds Children’s Heart Unit (21 October 2014) See 4 other results from this debate
George Freeman: Safe, compassionate care is an absolute priority for the Government. Publication of the Verita reports regarding the Leeds paediatric cardiac unit is a matter for NHS England. The reports are due to be published on 28 October, and copies will be placed on the NHS England website.
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Children’s Mental Health Services (21 October 2014) See 1 other result from this debate
Norman Lamb: We did see a problem emerging. That is why NHS England set up a taskforce to look at that precise problem. Its recommendation earlier this year was to add 50 beds, and that is what we are doing. The indication from October is that there is a significant increase in spare bed capacity within the system, so the problem is being addressed.
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Cross-border Treatment (England/Wales) (21 October 2014) See 5 other results from this debate
Jeremy Hunt: Given the perilous state of the NHS in Labour-run Wales, my hon. Friend will not be surprised to know that not a single English patient has written to me asking for funding to be treated in Wales.
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Nurse Training (21 October 2014)
Barbara Keeley: It is interesting that the Secretary of State cannot follow his own advice about not making operational matters in the NHS political footballs. Perhaps we can try again. The number of nurse training places has been cut by 1,000 since 2010—a key issue given the need of hospitals to reach safe staffing levels. The Royal College of Nursing has said that Labour’s plans for 20,000 more...
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Hospital Walk-in Centres (21 October 2014) See 1 other result from this debate
Jane Ellison: Ministers have received 34 representations regarding NHS walk-in centres.
- Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Topical Questions (21 October 2014) See 21 other results from this debate
Jeremy Hunt: Last week, the Care Quality Commission published its “State of Care” report. This affirmed that the pace and scale of change to improve care in the NHS last year has been unprecedented, but it also contained some hard truths. It found that the variation in the quality of health in adult social care was too wide, and that too many hospitals have not got to grips with the basics of...
- Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee (21 October 2014)
Education: PSHE and SRE in schools.
Witnesses: ...; Janet Palmer, Her Majesty's Inspector and National lead for PSHE education, Ofsted, Lucy Emmerson, Coordinator, Sex Education Forum, Heather Robinson, School Health Team Leader, Barts Health NHS Trust and Carol Jones, Headteacher, Hornsey School for Girls
- Written Answers — House of Lords: EU External Trade: USA (21 October 2014)
Earl Howe: ...United Kingdom Government runs the National Health Service. It has been made clear by negotiators from both the United States and the European Union that it is up to the UK alone to decide how the NHS is run and any assertion that TTIP will undermine the Government’s control of the NHS is a red herring. The TTIP could offer great benefits to British business and for British jobs....
- Written Answers — House of Lords: NHS: Standards (21 October 2014)
Lord Taylor of Warwick: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they will take to make the National Health Service more efficient and to reduce mistakes in practice.