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Tax Credits: Concentrix - Statement (14 Sep 2016)

Baroness Hollis of Heigham: My Lords, I, like others, am delighted that we are bringing a lot of this back in-house—quite rightly so. We have had the history of G4S, Atos and now Concentrix. First, HMRC must introduce the system that applies to other benefits used by DWP, which is that before a decision to cut benefits is implemented, it is reviewed by a mandatory decision-maker—a more senior officer within...

Social Security (14 Sep 2016)

David Anderson: ESA that hurt those suffering from disease and injury, a benefits caps that does not rise with inflation, cuts to council tax credits, and cuts to crisis loans. We must also never forget that 42% of those deemed fit for work by Atos were actually declared unfit on appeal—a damning indictment of the Conservative party. I could go on and on. Welfare reform was intended by this...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Work Capability Assessment (9 Sep 2016)

Rosie Cooper: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether Atos and the Centre for Health and Disability Assessments are required to refund costs incurred by people in supplying the medical information to those bodies required by his Department.

Scottish Parliament: Programme for Government 2016-17 (6 Sep 2016)

Sandra White: ...flexible in the way in which universal credit is paid by the Department for Work and Pensions. We need to look at how those benefits will be delivered. For example, the use of private companies to carry out assessments has been an expensive failure. Atos has had its work capability assessment contract withdrawn because of its abysmal performance, which resulted in huge delays and claimants...

Backbench Business: Summer Adjournment (21 Jul 2016)

David Amess: ...for Walsall South (Valerie Vaz) also mentioned waste management. All Members have a nightmare with school catchment areas. I do in Southend, and I hope that the new Education Secretary can provide some guidance. I am not very happy with Atos assessments, which are very poorly conducted and need improvement. I am disgusted with National Grid for deciding that it will undertake all sorts of...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (19 Jul 2016)

Penny Mordaunt: ...result, for example, of treatment or changes in their health condition. The Department monitors all aspects of the PIP application process including the performance of the assessment providers, Atos Healthcare and Capita. The reports of Health Professionals who carry out assessments are subject to quality audit, to ensure accurate advice on the best time to review a case based on a...

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Atos Healthcare: Standards (19 Jul 2016)

Melanie Onn: To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what assessment he has made of the performance of Atos in delivery of services under government contracts.

Poverty - Motion to Take Note (14 Jul 2016)

Lord Mawson: ...closely at what was really going on. By bringing colleagues together I was able to work with the PCT to remove the failing GPs. Then, against all our advice, Tower Hamlets PCT, because of a new national policy initiative, appointed ATOS to provide GP services. After a couple of years I was called in by the PCT to help this company—good people, but out of their depth—to...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (11 Jul 2016)

Baroness Thomas of Winchester: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with Atos and Capita about introducing audio recordings of Personal Independence Payment assessments.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (11 Jul 2016)

Baroness Altmann: ...(PIP) claimants receive high quality, objective, fair and accurate assessments. The Department closely monitors all aspects of the process including the performance of the assessment providers, Atos Healthcare and Capita. From 1st July 2016, we implemented an independent audit of PIP throughout Great Britain. This covers an audit of assessments carried out by our providers to ensure that...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (6 Jul 2016)

Mhairi Black: One of my constituents who I have been working with for some time has had her mobility car removed after falling victim to a flawed personal independence payment assessment by Atos. After the involvement of my office, Atos has since admitted its error, yet my vulnerable constituent still remains housebound and without a suitable car. Will the Prime Minister offer his full assistance to...

Written Answers — HM Treasury: National Savings and Investments: Offshoring (27 Jun 2016)

Chris Stephens: ...the Answer of 26 May 2016 to Question 38066, what the (a) number, (b) current responsibilities and (c) current locations are of any National Savings and Investment roles undertaken by employees of Atos which are planned to be off-shored.

EU Membership: Economic Benefits (15 Jun 2016)

David Anderson: ...the education maintenance allowance and destroyed Sure Start, or the right hon. Member for Chingford and Woodford Green (Mr Duncan Smith), who destroyed Remploy, brought in the bedroom tax, gave Atos free rein, cut sick pay, cut jobseeker’s allowance and hit disabled people’s security. Others who would be on the Brexit bus include the Leader of the House, who privatised...

Scottish Parliament: Dignity, Fairness and Respect in Disability Benefits (9 Jun 2016)

Bob Doris: ..., although that did not come to light until 2000, when she was diagnosed with chronic hepatitis C and cirrhosis of the liver. It has a significant impact on her health and she will not recover, but Atos Healthcare and the Department for Work and Pensions continue to insist that she repeatedly be reassessed. My constituent was a victim when she received contaminated blood, she felt...

Business of the House: Disability Employment Gap (8 Jun 2016)

Neil Gray: ...of the effect the health problems had on his life and the type of support he requires—the evidence clearly highlighted why that support was needed—he was told that he had to attend an assessment with ATOS. My constituent requested that that be carried out at an assessment centre, but was sent a letter by ATOS telling him, in language that he found threatening, that it would...

Personal Independence Payment - Question (6 Jun 2016)

Lord Shinkwin: My Lords, I welcome the fact that the Government recently facilitated a meeting between Atos, Capita and the Royal British Legion, where I was privileged to work as its head of public affairs. Will my noble friend join me in congratulating Charles Byrne on his appointment as the new director-general of the legion? Will she undertake to explore how more disabled people, such as injured...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Employment Support Allowance (6 Jun 2016)

Priti Patel: ...the longer term”, suggesting that their conditions are not expected to improve in the short term. Source: Data is derived from administrative data held by the DWP and assessment data provided by Atos and the Centre for Health and Disability Assessments. Notes:Please note that the figure supplied is derived from unpublished information and has not been quality assured to National...

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Children: Day Care (26 May 2016)

Craig Williams: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether the Government's review of Atos contracts will affect the preparations for the launch of tax-free childcare.

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: ATOS Healthcare (23 May 2016)

Craig Williams: To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what progress his Department has made in its review of Atos contracts.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment: Hove (4 May 2016)

Justin Tomlinson: Atos Healthcare does not hold or retain information about customer journey times to attend assessments. Should a customer foresee a problem with travelling to their assessment they are asked to contact Atos to discuss their circumstances.

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