Results 61–80 of 6088 for speaker:Miss Melanie Johnson

Written Answers — Health: Hepatitis C (Parliamentary Report) (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: The Department is considering the report.

Written Answers — Health: Hospital-acquired Conditions (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: holding answer 18 March 2005 The reference costs data provides unit cost information for a variety of procedures, treatments and services undertaken by the national health service in England for a given financial year. However, the costs of treating methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus" and pressure sores cannot be separately identified from the information collected centrally.

Written Answers — Health: Influenza Pandemic (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: Plans are in place to refresh stockpiles of antivirals in line with the expected shelf life of the drugs.

Written Answers — Health: Influenza Pandemic (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: The Department does not currently have plans to encourage employers to purchase antivirals. We are preparing documents to support the national health service with the impact of a 'flu pandemic. These will encourage the training of staff.

Written Answers — Health: Influenza Pandemic (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: The strategy is being developed and will be funded as appropriate. The media will be a crucial mechanism for ensuring our key messages reach the full range of audiences during a flu pandemic. A communications strategy was published as an annex to the United Kingdom influenza pandemic contingency plan, which is available in the Library and can be found on the Department's website at...

Written Answers — Health: Influenza Pandemic (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: The sleeping scripts have been developed by national health service clinicians with input from experts at the Health Protection Agency (HPA). They have been available within NHS Direct since November 2004 and were made available to NHS24 in early 2005. All sleeping scripts are automatically reviewed on an annual basis and changes can be made immediately should any new evidence/information...

Written Answers — Health: Mental Health Services (Leeds) (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: The information is not available in the format requested. The table shows the total operating expenses for the Leeds Community and Mental Health National Health Service Trust and its successor trust, the Leeds Mental Health Teaching NHS Trust. £000 Total operating expenses Leeds Community and Mental Health NHS Trust 1996–97 85,361 1997–98 91,283 1998–99 91,423 ...

Written Answers — Health: Mental Health Services (Leeds) (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: The table shows the outpatient attendances under mental illness specialities by gender for the Leeds Mental Health Teaching National Health Service Trust and its predecessor trust. Consultant outpatient attendances—Leeds Mental Health Teaching NHS Trust(1) (RGD), 1991–92 to 2003–04 First attendances seen Subsequent attendances seen Total attendances seen 2003–04(2) 4,633...

Written Answers — Health: Mrsa (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: holding answer 21 March 2005 The information requested is not collected centrally.

Written Answers — Health: Mrsa (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: I refer the hon. Member to the reply given to the hon. Member for Sutton and Cheam (Mr. Burstow) by my hon. Friend, the Minister of State (Ms Winterton), on 21 March 2005, Official Report, columns 625–26W.

Written Answers — Health: Obesity (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: There have been no such discussions.

Written Answers — Health: Obesity (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: We are aware of the work of The Obesity and Solutions Trust and have previously supported it for two years from 2001 to 2003 through the Section 64 grant scheme.

Written Answers — Health: Salt (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: holding answer 24 March 2005 In its 2003 report on salt and health, the scientific advisory committee on nutrition (SACN), which advises Government on nutrition and health, stated that the lowest population average intakes of sodium consistent with apparent good health in adults ranged between 1.75 grams and 2.3 grams of salt per day. In 1994, the committee on medical aspects of food and...

Written Answers — Health: Schizophrenia (Cannabis Use) (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: There is a widely recognised strengthening of the evidence in recent years of an association between early use of cannabis and the risk of later development of mental health problems, such as schizophrenia. The evidence of a causal link has also strengthened, although there is not a full consensus on the issue. The Department monitors all the key research in this area and has a range of...

Written Answers — Health: South Tees Hospital Trust (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: The role of Health Ministers and the Department is to secure adequate resources for funding the national health service and to set out a strategic framework for it to work within. This allows decisions about local NHS services to be taken at a local level. In line with Shifting the Balance of Power", strategic health authorities (SHAs) performance manage the NHS organisations within their...

Written Answers — Health: South Tees Hospital Trust (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: This information is not collected centrally.

Written Answers — Health: Targets (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: The public service agreement (PSA) target is jointly owned by the Department of Health, the Department for Culture, Media and Sport and the Department for Education and Skills in recognition that cross-Government action will be necessary to tackle this major public health issue. The delivery plan for the White Paper, Choosing Health", together with action plans focusing on nutrition and...

Written Answers — Health: Weight Loss Guide (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: The Public Health White Paper, Choosing Health", makes a commitment to issue a weight loss guide by July 2005. The content and process of developing the guide are still under discussion.

Written Ministerial Statements — Health: Cancer Drugs (4 Apr 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: Following continuing interest in both Houses about variations across the country in the use of cancer drugs approved by the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE), this statement informs the House of the key messages from cancer network action plans provided to the Department of Health by strategic health authorities (SHAs) following the National Cancer director's report of 14...

Written Answers — Health: Abortion (24 Mar 2005)

Miss Melanie Johnson: Under the Abortion Act 1967, as amended, any registered medical practitioner who terminates a pregnancy is required to notify the Chief Medical Officer. The abortion notification form does not collect information on whether the foetus survived the abortion. When a foetus is born which shows signs of life and subsequently dies, the birth and death must be registered in the district where the...


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