Results 141–160 of 2100 for gillian keegan

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health Services: Autism and Learning Disability (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: An objective of Building the Right Support is to achieve a 50% reduction in the number of people with a learning disability and autistic people in specialist inpatient settings by 2023/24 through the development of community alternatives. The latest Assuring Transformation data shows the number of people with a learning disability and autistic people in specialist inpatient settings at the...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Carers: Unpaid Work (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: No estimate has been made as the Department does not collect information on the number of unpaid carers. We are investing up to £25 million in the sector to identify and test new and existing interventions to support unpaid carers, which could include respite and breaks, peer group and wellbeing support and maximise the impact. Local authorities are required to undertake a Carer’s...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health Services: Autism and Learning Disability (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: Each action in the Building the Right Support Action Plan will have a clear timescale so that the progress of implementation can be monitored. These actions will support the delivery of the NHS Long Term Plan’s commitment to achieve a 50% reduction in the number of autistic people and people with a learning disability in specialist inpatient settings by 2023/24. We will publish the Building...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Care Homes: Visits (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: The Department monitors how care homes are implementing guidance on a weekly basis using the Capacity Tracker data collection and data on visitor test registrations. Currently, approximately 93% of care homes in England are accommodating residents receiving visitors. We regularly review and update guidance on care home visiting, based on the latest clinical advice. If a resident or their...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health Services: Veterans (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: The Department of Health and Social Care has indicated that it will not be possible to answer this question within the usual time period. An answer is being prepared and will be provided as soon as it is available.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health Services: Veterans (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: The Department of Health and Social Care has indicated that it will not be possible to answer this question within the usual time period. An answer is being prepared and will be provided as soon as it is available.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: G7: Oxford (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: Ministers travelled in official vehicles for this event. Travel expenses for senior Departmental officials supporting Ministers totalled £1,018.44. It is not possible to separate the United Kingdom delegation’s subsistence costs from the overall event costs. All hotel costs were included in the Department’s booking for exclusive use of the hotel during the G7 event. Hotel costs and costs...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Long Covid: Health Services (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is the independent body responsible for developing guidance for the health and care system. NICE published its updated guideline on the diagnosis and management of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) on 29 October 2021, which contains recommendations on energy management, rest and sleep. Additionally, the...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Carers: Brexit (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: No specific estimate has been made as data on the number of live-in-carers for disabled people is not held centrally. Skills for Care data shows that approximately 7.5% of the overall workforce employed by independent providers or local authorities held a non-British European Union nationality in 2019/20 and this has remained at approximately 7.5% in 2020/21.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Social Services: Qualifications (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: Of the 1.5 million people working in adult social care, 76% work in direct care roles which do not have formal qualification requirements. This consists of 895,000 care workers, 130,000 roles supporting direct payment recipients, 84,000 senior care workers, 61,000 community support and outreach workers and 99,000 other roles providing care. The other roles in the workforce which do...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Fractures: Health Services (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: The Best MSK Health programme, launched in February 2021 by NHS England and NHS Improvement to improve services for musculoskeletal conditions, includes a workstream dedicated to osteoporosis, falls and fragility fracture prevention. One priority of the programme is to facilitate timely and appropriate referral to diagnostics and specialist care. NHS England and NHS Improvement’s...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Social Services: Coronavirus (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: We have not made a specific assessment. However, Skills for Care data from 2020/21 suggests that 20% of the workforce providing home care and 12% providing residential care not including care homes worked for employers not registered with the Care Quality Commission and therefore will fall outside the scope of the regulations. Including those working in non-registered day and community...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Supported Housing: Older People (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: No formal assessment has been made. However, we recognise that supported housing, including housing-with-care, can be the best model of care for some people, leading to better health, greater independence and closer connection with the community. An independent pre-evaluation scoping exercise commissioned by the Department has found good evidence for the benefits of extra care housing for...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Women's Estate Perinatal Pathway Steering Group (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: The Women’s Estate Perinatal Pathway Steering Group has met on the following dates: 23 March 2021; 20 April 2021; 27 May 2021; 29 June 2021; 27 July 2021; 7 September 2021; 6 October 2021; 9 November 2021; and 8 December 2021.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Eating Disorders: Mental Health Services (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: National Health Service funding allocations, including provision for different service areas and regions in England, will be announced in due course.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health Services: Males (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: The Department regularly engages a range of stakeholder organisations, individuals and people with lived experiences, to understand the needs of specific groups. The Equality Act 2010 places a duty on the Department to consider equality and disadvantaged groups when designing policies and delivering services. This includes age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health Services: Staff (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: The NHS Long Term Plan commits to the expansion of the National Health Service workforce, with the aim of achieving an additional 27,000 mental health posts by 2023/24. Health Education England (HEE) is supporting this ambition through the development and training of the mental health workforce. HEE commissioned approximately 6,000 training places in 2020/21, with a further 9,000 people being...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health Services: Staff (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: The community mental health framework states that the range of staff in multidisciplinary services within each local community should collaborate to deliver effective holistic care for mental health. This includes staff currently working in secondary care community mental health services, primary care networks, employment and housing support staff, key voluntary community and social...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mental Health Services: Ilford North (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: No such estimate has been made as data is not available at constituency level.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Brain: Health Education (16 Dec 2021)

Gillian Keegan: Currently, the NHS Health Check programme aims to raise awareness of the risk factors that affect both heart and brain health. This aims to prevent heart disease, stroke, diabetes and kidney disease, and some cases of dementia among adults aged 40 to 74 years old. We will be setting out our future plans on dementia for England in 2022. The Office for Health Improvement and Disparities is...


<< < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.