Tuesday, 29 June 2010
The Secretary of State was asked-
If he will take steps to increase the number of dentists providing NHS services in Chesterfield; and if he will make a statement.
What steps he plans to take to implement the Government's proposals to end the target culture in the NHS.
What his most recent assessment is of the adequacy of the level of support provided for people with low vision.
What steps he plans to take to increase the level of expertise among cancer surgeons.
What steps he is taking to encourage healthy eating.
What recent representations he has received on the new community hospital for Eltham; and if he will make a statement.
What plans his Department has for health warnings on labels of alcoholic drinks.
What steps his Department is taking to increase participation by local people in NHS decision making.
What his policy is on maximum waiting times in accident and emergency departments; and if he will make a statement.
What assessment he has made of the effects on public health of plain packaging of cigarettes.
What his policy is on provision of healthcare services to those with autism.
What percentage of patients at Warrington Hospital were treated within 18 weeks of referral in the last 12 months for which figures are available.
What progress he has made on establishing his proposed commission on funding long-term care; and if he will make a statement.
What recent representations he has received on the appropriateness of the remit of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence; and if he will make a statement.
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. This morning we lost an hour and a half of valuable debating time in Westminster Hall on the issue of apprenticeships, when the hon. Member for Gloucester...
I inform the House that I have selected the amendment in the name of the Prime Minister. To move the motion, I call Mr Grant Shapps- [ Interruption. ] I beg the hon. Gentleman's pardon; I...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.- (Mr Vara.)
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