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Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Piperacillin-tazobactam (9 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: Tazocin is a brand name for the chemical piperacillin sodium/tazobactam sodium. Data on the cost to the National Health Service of prescribing the drug Tazocin in each year since 2010 is not available in the format requested. The two tables below show the cost of piperacillin sodium/tazobactam sodium in primary care and secondary care, for which information is available. Net Ingredient...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Electromagnetic Fields: Health Hazards (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: In the United Kingdom, the Mobile Telecommunications and Health Research Programme (MTHR) commissioned and managed an extensive and comprehensive programme of work that ran for 11 years until 2012. MTHR was jointly funded by the Government and industry. The Government continues to support research on this topic, including the ongoing Cohort Study of Mobile Phone Use and Health and the Study...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Defibrillators (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: The information is contained in the table below. The figures cover all purchases made via the Defibrillators for Schools programme since it started in November 2014 through to 31 January 2018. The categorisation is based on information provided by the schools or by research conducted by NHS Supply Chain. Education Sector Number of Defibrillators purchased Schools 1,930 Academies...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Heart Diseases: Screening (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: The United Kingdom National Screening Committee (UK NSC) will review the evidence for screening for the major causes of sudden cardiac death (SCD) in young people between the ages of 12 to 39 years in 2018/19 as per its three yearly cycle. The UK NSC last reviewed screening for SCD in 2015 and recommended that screening should not be offered.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Ankylosing Spondylitis and Arthritis (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: NHS England’s work to consider the recommendations of the data advisory group is ongoing. Information on the next steps will be available in due course.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Genito-urinary Medicine (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: The Department has mandated local authorities to commission comprehensive open access sexual health services, including free sexually transmitted infection testing and treatment, notification of sexual partners of infected persons and free provision of contraception. We are investing more than £16 billion in the provision of local authority public health services, including sexual health...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: HIV Infection (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: It is for local authorities to decide upon the appropriate provision of social care services for people aged 50 and over who are living with HIV, based on individual need and local circumstances. Local authorities are subject to the Public Sector Equality duty, which requires them to take steps to meet the needs of people with protected characteristics, including people living with HIV,...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Food: Advertising (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave the hon. Member for Vale of Clwyd on 12 December 2017 to Question 117281.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Food: Prices (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: In August 2017 we announced £5 million investment in a policy research unit on childhood obesity to provide a robust evidence, evaluation and research capability including looking at the impact of marketing, including promotions, on childhood obesity. Alongside this, monitoring of progress by Public Health England (PHE) towards achieving the 20% sugar reduction in 2018, 2019 and 2020,...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: GP at Hand (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: According to NHS England, there have been approximately 14,000 additional patients signed up with the GP at Hand Service since July 2017.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Haematological Cancer (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: In 2015, the latest year for which data are available, the percentage of patients diagnosed after an emergency presentation in England for all blood cancers was 28% (7,626 of 26,869). There has been a fall in the percentage diagnosed through this emergency presentation route over the last 10 years for some of these cancers: chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (26% in 2006 down to 13% in 2015),...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Haematological Cancer (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: The wave two of the Accelerate, Coordination and Evaluation (ACE) programme is testing a new multi-disciplinary diagnostic centre approach to diagnosing patients with vague or unclear but concerning symptoms, often characteristic of hard to diagnose cancers like blood cancers. This approach aims to ensure that patients can receive a suite of tests, reducing the risk that patients receive...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Haematological Cancer (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: NHS England does not collect this information centrally.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Haematological Cancer (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: Public Health England and NHS England developed the first iteration of the cancer dashboard in response to recommendations in the Independent Cancer Taskforce report ‘Achieving world-class cancer outcomes: a strategy for England 2015-2020’. This includes data on breast, colorectal, lung and prostate cancers. Further cancer sites (including blood cancer) were not included because...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Haematological Cancer (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: Currently there has been no assessment of NG47.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Haematological Cancer (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: The information is not available in the format requested. In December Health Education England published a cancer workforce plan for England which sets out how the National Health Service will ensure it has access to the cancer workforce it needs to 2021. The cancer workforce plan is available at the following link: www.hee.nhs.uk/sites/default/files/documents/Cancer%20Workfo...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Pharmacy (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has not issued any improvement notices relating to the standards required of pharmacy premises to date. All pharmacies that are not meeting one or more of the standards are required by the GPhC to complete and implement an improvement action plan. In the year 2016-17, the GPhC reports that it agreed 469 action plans.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Pharmacy (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: No such assessment has been made. A failure in the distribution network that occurred in 2017 due to a computer issue was examined in detail by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency with the company concerned. The lessons learned from that disruption have been shared with all major distributors to increase the resilience of the network.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: NHS: Drugs (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: No such assessment has been made. The General Pharmaceutical Council has however issued standards for registered pharmacies which include standards for governance arrangements.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: NHS: Drugs (8 Feb 2018)

Steve Brine: The Department does not hold information about profits at product level.


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