Results 1–20 of 2821 for speaker:Caroline Dinenage

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Dementia (19 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: We are fully committed to offering meaningful care and support to people diagnosed with dementia in line with our 2020 Challenge on Dementia. Commissioning of services for people with dementia are the responsibility of local clinical commissioning groups (CCGs). The Government and NHS England would expect CCGs to commission services based on local population needs and taking account of...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Hospices: Children (19 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: No specific assessment has been made. The Children’s Hospice Grant is awarded annually and administered by NHS England. During 2016/17, NHS England worked with Together for Short Lives, the leading children’s end of life care charity, on a consultation on allocation method for the grant in 2017/18. All children’s hospices were invited to participate in the consultation. ...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Autism (19 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: The Assuring Transformation (AT) data collection relates to patients with a diagnosis of learning disabilities and/or autistic spectrum disorder. The following table contains data taken from our most recent AT publication using May 2018 data, and covers patients who have an open hospital spell at the end of May 2018. The patients do not necessarily have a diagnosis of autism but have...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Autism (19 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: Data is not collected centrally on how many people have had instances of misdiagnosis or correction of diagnosis relating to autism. Data is not collected centrally on how many people have a co-morbid or other mental illnesses, prior or after receiving a diagnosis of autism.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Social Services: St Helens (19 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: As a result of a range of Government actions, St Helens received an additional £13.2 million for adult social care in 2018/19. With full take-up of the social care precept in 2018/19 and 2019/20 based on their previous decisions, St Helens could receive a total of £37.4 million additional funding between 2017/18 and 2019/20. St Helens's adult social care budget for 2018/19 is...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Department of Health and Social Care: EY (19 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: The Department has the following contracts with Ernst & Young: Contract Value Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme (PPRS) Project 1 - 2019 Analysts and Negotiators £475,080 CP1 Finance Support £242,748 DHSC Procurement Transformation Programme £29,590,000 The contract to support the Department of Health and Social Care Procurement Transformation Programme...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Department of Health and Social Care: Consultants (19 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: The question has been interpreted as requesting the level of consultancy spend by the core Department. As such the Department’s expenditure on consultancy services, for each of the last five financial years is as follows: Financial Year Consultancy Services (£000s) 2017-18 12,402 2016-17 4,485 2015-16 7,657 2014-15 8,691 2013-14 588 The Department utilises...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Genetics: Screening (19 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: As part of the Genomic Testing Services procurement NHS England is procuring seven Genomic Laboratory Hubs to act as a national network to deliver an equitable national genomic testing service. The procurement was launched in December 2017 and the evaluation process is currently ongoing. The Genomic Laboratory Hubs will form a key part of the infrastructure for the national Genomic Medicine...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Learning Disability: Nurses (19 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: The data is not available in the format requested.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Learning Disability: Nurses (19 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: NHS Digital publishes Hospital and Community Health Services (HCHS) workforce statistics. These include staff working in hospital trusts and clinical commissioning groups (CCGs), but not staff working in primary care or in general practitioner surgeries, local authorities or other providers. The following table shows the full time equivalent figures for qualified learning disability nurses...

NHS Whistleblowers (18 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: It is a great pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Davies. I start by thanking the hon. Member for Central Ayrshire (Dr Whitford) for bringing forward this important debate on a vital issue and for the keen interest she has shown in patient safety across the board. I always listen carefully to what she says, not only because her contributions come from her perspective as a...

NHS Whistleblowers (18 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: The hon. Lady makes a valid point, which we will take into consideration. As the hon. Lady knows, the National Guardian’s Office was established in 2016, and the independent national guardian, Dr Henrietta Hughes, was appointed to support NHS whistleblowers and to improve the NHS reporting culture. The National Guardian’s Office also provides leadership, training and advice for a...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department of Health and Social Care: Social Care: Response to the Resolution of the House, 25th April 2018 (18 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: Today I would like to update the House on social care funding following the Opposition day debate of 25 April 2018. We know that social care services are facing pressures from rising demand for care, and the Government has taken steps to support the sector. That is why we announced an additional £2billion central Government funding for adult social care in the 2017 Spring Budget. In...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Asthma (17 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: The Department funds research mainly through the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). The usual practice of the NIHR and other research funders is not to ring-fence funds for expenditure on particular topics and welcomes funding applications for research into any aspect of human health, including asthma. These applications are subject to peer review and judged in open competition,...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Disability: Children (17 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: The commissioning of health and social care services is the responsibility of clinical commissioning groups and local authorities respectively. Local commissioners are best placed to assess the needs of the local population, and commission accordingly. While waiting times for accessing some individual services for children are reported, there is no overall waiting time measure for access to...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Learning Disability (17 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: Information on the number of day centres for adults with complex learning disabilities that have closed since 2010 is not available centrally.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Palliative Care: Children and Young People (17 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: In July 2016, the Government set out its commitment to everyone at the end of life in the Government response to the independent Review of Choice in End of Life Care. Our Commitment to you for end of life care set out what everyone should expect from their care at the end of life and the actions we are taking to make high quality and personalisation a reality for all, both adults and...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Autism (17 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: We know that approximately half a million people in England are estimated to have an autism spectrum disorder, but data is not collected centrally on how many people aged 25 or over have received a formal diagnosis, or the level of support they receive. Data is likewise not collected centrally on the numbers of people diagnosed in a particular constituency or local authority area. Data on...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Brain: Tumours (16 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: In May the Government announced £40 million over the next five years for brain tumour research as part of the Dame Tessa Jowell Brain Cancer Mission. Funding will be invested through the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to support a wide range of research from early translation (experimental medicine) through clinical and on to applied research. We are relying on...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Department of Health and Social Care: Living Wage (16 Jul 2018)

Caroline Dinenage: The Department pays above the Living Wage (as defined by the Living Wage Foundation) to directly employed members of staff and agency staff that are also sourced via the Crown Commercial Services Framework Contingent Labour One (CL1). The Department does not have plans to become accredited by the Living Wage Foundation.


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