Madeleine Moon: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many youth offending team inspections expressed concern relating to pharmacy management and loss of medication in each of the last three years, broken down by establishment; and if he will make a statement.
Bob Spink: To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what assessment he has made of the contribution independent pharmacies make to the provision of access to primary health care; and if he will make a statement;. (2) what assessment he has made of the likely effects of polyclinics on independent pharmacies.
Ann Keen: ...will play a crucial role in helping to formulate proposals for the vascular check programme. We expect that general practice will have an important role in delivery but other organisations, such as pharmacies, are also likely to be involved.
Stewart Jackson: ...Disease; and if he will make a statement; (4) what guidance he plans to give to primary care trusts on incorporating an awareness campaign for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in local pharmacy contracts; and if he will make a statement.
Mark Harper: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what representations he has received on the Pharmacy White Paper.
David Drew: ...as an effective and affordable tool for carrying out vascular checks for those aged between 40 to 74 years; (2) what assessment he has made of the potential contribution of telemedicine pharmacies to meeting the Government's programme of free vascular checks for those aged 40 to 74 years.
Alan Beith: To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will review the procedure for considering applications to open pharmacies within the areas of dispensing GP practices.
Dawn Primarolo: ...to appliances within Part IX of the Drug Tariff 23 November 2006 2 April 2007 Sought views on service provision and remuneration for same Proposed amendments to the Regulatory Terms of Service of Pharmacy and Appliance Contractors in relation to dispensing items listed in Part IX of the Drug Tariff 5 March 2007 2 April 2007 Given proposed service provision, sought views on...
Sandra Gidley: To ask the Secretary of State for Health when he expects to have developed a national template for service specification for chlamydia screening through the Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework; and what steps he will take to encourage primary care trusts to commission chlamydia screening as an advanced service.
Dawn Primarolo: ...there were no plans to suspend regulation 13 of the National Health Service (Pharmaceutical Services) Regulations 2005. I meet officials regularly to discuss questions of policy. Our White Paper 'Pharmacy in England Building on Strengths—Delivering the Future' (Cm7341) published on 3 April 2008 sets out the Government's proposals in relation to pharmacies open at least 100 hours per...
Andrew Lansley: ...: drugs, (1) what the basis was of his calculation of the target reduction in Category M medicines expenditure as specified in the answer; (2) what proportion of the reimbursement prices paid to pharmacy contractors he estimates to be represented by the profit margin of pharmacy contractors; (3) to what he ascribes the increase in Category M cost of reimbursement, expressed at March...
Dawn Primarolo: ...Pharmaceutical Industries, the British Generic Manufacturers Association and the British Association of Pharmaceutical Wholesalers who sit on our external reference group for pandemic influenza pharmacy and prescribing. We have also canvassed the pharmaceutical industry via their associations on companies' own preparedness plans to maintain supply in the event of a pandemic. We have also...
David Davies: To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much his Department paid to Lloyds Pharmacy in each year since 1997; and what the purpose of each such payment was.
Mike Penning: To ask the Secretary of State for Health pursuant to the answer of 25 March 2008, Official Report, columns 23-24W, on the NHS: drugs, what proportion of the profit margin achieved by pharmacy contractors was attributable to the reimbursement of category M medicines expenditure in (a) 2005-06 and (b) 2006-07.
Andrew Lansley: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the total reduction was in fees payable to pharmacies by primary care trusts as a result of the reduction in practice payment fees in the period from October 2007 to January 2008.
Ben Bradshaw: ...generated at both dispensing and non-dispensing doctor practices. Total number of EPS prescription messages generated by GPs Total number of EPS dispense notification messages sent by pharmacy 2005 February 607 158 March 3,442 1,110 April 2,887 1,284 May 3,576 1,624 June 3,394 700 July 6,135 1,176 August 6,432 1,118 September 14,400...
Ben Bradshaw: Repeat electronic prescriptions will be available through the Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) once general practitioner and pharmacy information technology suppliers have implemented Release 2 of the EPS which is readily available.
David Simpson: To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many (a) GPs, (b) dentists, (c) optometrists and (d) pharmacies there were in (i) England and (ii) each English region in each of the last three years; and how many this equated to per 100,000 resident population in each category.
David Miliband: ... 3 March made working conditions more difficult for humanitarian organisations. The Palestinian Ministry of Health was particularly stretched to deal with the large number of casualties; a clinic, pharmacy and ambulance of the Palestinian Medical Relief Society were destroyed; and two UN Relief and Works Agency schools were damaged. However, some humanitarian supplies and fuel continued to...
Stephen O'Brien: To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many and what percentage of primary care settings where prescribing and dispensing take place which are not GP practices, community pharmacies or dispensing appliance contractors were (a) technically live on and (b) using the Electronic Prescriptions Service system in each month since the system's inception.