Tuesday, 2 June 2015
It is with deep sadness that I must report to the House the death of the former Member for Ross, Skye and Lochaber, Charles Kennedy. Charles represented his constituency, in its various forms,...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What progress he has made on the implementation of the trust special administrators’ proposals following the dissolution of Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust.
What steps he is taking to reduce the burden of administration on GPs.
What steps he plans to take to improve dementia diagnosis and care.
What recent discussions his Department has had with the Royal College of Emergency Medicine on the recruitment of additional middle-grade doctors for NHS hospitals.
What steps he is taking to increase access to GPs’ surgeries.
What effect the implementation of the Keogh urgent and emergency care review will have on type 1 A&E departments in England.
What proportion of their funding hospices in England receive from the NHS.
What steps he plans to take to improve the treatment of diabetes.
What estimate he has made of the anticipated levels of deficits in hospital trusts for the current financial year.
What the NHS’s criteria are for dispensing eculizumab.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Debate resumed (Order, 1 June). Question again proposed, That an Humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, as follows: Most Gracious Sovereign, We, Your Majesty's most dutiful and loyal...
It is an honour to speak about health and social care in our debates on the Gracious Speech, because nothing matters more to this Government than providing security for all of us at every stage...
Ordered, That at the sitting on Wednesday 3 June, the Speaker shall put the questions necessary to dispose of the motions in the name of Chris Grayling relating to the Women and Equalities...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Julian Smith.)
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