Results 301–305 of 305 for (in the 'Commons debates' OR in the 'Westminster Hall debates' OR in the 'Lords debates' OR in the 'Northern Ireland Assembly debates') speaker:Baroness Cumberlege

National Health Service (2 Feb 2000)

Baroness Cumberlege: rose to call attention to the state of the National Health Service; and to move for Papers. My Lords, in opening the debate I should like, first, to declare an interest as an executive director of MJM Healthcare Solutions, a consultancy firm serving the National Health Service. Like so many of your Lordships, I am also connected with several charities and professional bodies associated with...

National Health Service (2 Feb 2000)

Baroness Cumberlege: My Lords, I am grateful to the noble and learned Lord. It was not of great interest. However, I hope that the following will be. I grew up in the National Health Service. My father joined it in 1948 and, since patients came to the house, in my home we literally had blood on the carpet. I know the Minister, if not from a medical family, has had a distinguished career in the National Health...

Maternity Services (12 Jan 2000)

Baroness Cumberlege: rose to ask Her Majesty's Government what action they propose to take to improve maternity services. My Lords, in introducing this debate, I start by declaring an interest. I am a patron of the National Childbirth Trust and, I hope, a friend to the Royal Colleges involved in maternity services. This is a new millennium, a new year, a new beginning, new Labour, an appropriate time to discuss a...

Caesarean Sections (14 Dec 1999)

Baroness Cumberlege: asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their policy towards the rising rate of caesarean sections.

Caesarean Sections (14 Dec 1999)

Baroness Cumberlege: My Lords, I thank the Minister for that Answer. I am interested that he feels that there is an issue about the varying rates in different hospitals. First, is he aware of two hospitals which are joining to form a trust, one of which has a caesarean rate of 12 per cent and the other of 20 per cent, and that not far away another hospital has a rate of 29 per cent? Will the Minister take this...

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