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Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment: Diabetes (26 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: Personal Independence Payment Activity 3, managing therapy or monitoring a health condition, does not contain a descriptor that covers the use of aids and appliances for monitoring a health condition. However, an automatic insulin pump could be considered an aid under the descriptor that covers the use of aids and appliances for managing medication.

Business of the House: National Policy Statement: Airports (25 Jun 2018)

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Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Work Capability Assessment (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: The Department took this complaint seriously and ensured that Atos Healthcare carried out a full investigation, in accordance with their serious complaints procedure. It is not appropriate to make public results of investigations into individual complaints. Mr Morgan was provided with a full response following this investigation.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment: Cancer (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave on 6 June 2018 to Question UIN 148701.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment: Cancer (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: Young adults admitted to hospital prior to their 18th birthday can continue to receive payment of Personal Independence Payment (PIP) until discharge. Where someone aged 18 or over is maintained free of charge while undergoing medical or other treatment as an in-patient in a hospital or similar institution funded by the NHS, payment of (but not entitlement to) PIP ceases after 28 days. This...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment: Multiple Sclerosis (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: As of April 2018, 35,490 claims have been awarded PIP whose main disabling condition was recorded as ‘multiple sclerosis’, whilst 7,080 claims have been disallowed post referral to the Assessment Provider. These figures are based on the initial DWP decision only. Notes: This is unpublished data. It should be used with caution and it may be subject to future revision.Data is...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment: Cancer (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave on 21 May 2018 to Question UIN 144155.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: Information on informal observations and their use in reaching a decision is not collected centrally. To establish an estimate would require a manual examination of each individual assessment report form and decision.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: As outlined in the Written Statements of 19th January 2018 (HCWS414) and 15th June 2018 (HCWS767), my Department will be carrying out administrative exercises to identify anyone who may be entitled to more as a result of the judgments. The administrative cost will depend on a number of factors, including the number of cases identified.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: As outlined in the Written Statement of 15th June 2018 (HCWS767), the department will be conducting an administrative exercise to identify claimants who may be affected by the Upper Tribunal judgment in LB. My Department are now working at pace and taking all steps necessary for this administrative exercise to take place later in the year. This administrative exercise to identify...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: The estimated number of claimants affected by the Personal Independence Payment Upper Tribunal judgments LB and RJ can be found in the following Written Statements, published on 15th June 2018 (HCWS767) and 2nd November 2017 (HCWS218). For the Upper Tribunal judgment in MH, the estimated number of affected claimants can be found in the Economic and Fiscal Outlook, published by the Office for...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment: Appeals (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: The available information is in the following table: Calendar Year Number of Completed Appeals Pursued Number Found in Department’s Favour 2014 9 6 2015 43 39 2016 136 120 2017 51 44 2018 7 7 There are 57 Personal Independence Payment appeals taken by the Department where we are awaiting an outcome.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment: Cancer (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: Primary legislation sets out that a claimant cannot be entitled to Personal Independence Payment (PIP) for any period prior to the date of claim and payment can only commence once the three month qualifying period has been satisfied, other than for claimants who are terminally ill. Claims to PIP can be taken during the three month qualifying period meaning that some or all of the three month...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Disability Living Allowance: Cancer (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: Other than for those who are terminally ill, Disability Living Allowance (DLA) is assessed on the basis of the needs arising from a long-term health condition or disability rather than a diagnosis. The three month qualifying period is one of the tests that determines whether an individual meets that definition. Claims to PIP can be taken during the three month qualifying period meaning that...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment: Blackburn (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: The DWP complaints system does not collect information at this level of detail. The only way to obtain specific complaints information about Personal Independence Payment (PIP) process from people in Blackburn, would be to investigate each PIP complaint on a case by case basis. This could only be retrieved at disproportionate cost to the Department.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: The Department takes our responsibility for the prevention of error very seriously. We understand that the need to make sure payments are correct as incorrect payments will have implications for benefit claimants. We ensure the accuracy and quality of payments through internal assurance processes. This enables the Department to identify and correct error and to focus on those points in the...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: Personal Independence Payment is discussed regularly across Government, including the calculation of entitlement.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: Personal Independence Payment (PIP) reviews of a claimant’s award are triggered a year before the award is due to expire where the award is on the basis of a fixed term award with a review date. Awards which are made for an ongoing period will be subject to light touch review at the 10 year point. A claimant’s award may be reviewed following a change of circumstances reported to...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: The calculation of the rates of Personal Independence Payment (PIP) is subject to the Secretary of State’s duty to determine annually whether they have retained their value in relation to the general level of prices. The most recent review was concluded in 2017 in advance of the Social Security Benefits Up-rating Order 2018 (SI 2018/281) being approved by both Houses earlier this year....

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payments (25 Jun 2018)

Sarah Newton: I am pleased to inform the House that two review exercises will begin today. One with regard to the MH and RJ judgments and one for claimants whose main disabling condition is haemarthropathy. The first payments will be made in late summer. The Secretary of State made a commitment to keep the House updated on MH, this statement is fulfilling that commitment and is the 3rd update so far. On...


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