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  • Accidents: Roads

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many road accident related emergency admissions to hospitals in Tamworth constituency there were in each year since 1997, broken down by (a) age and...

  • Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS Trust: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what new services and buildings (a) have been provided and (b) are planned for the Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS Trust since the approval of the...

  • Barnet Hospital: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what assessment he has made of the quality of (a) nursing care and (b) cleaning services at Barnet hospital.

  • Barnet Primary Care Trust: Waiting Lists

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps he is taking to reduce diagnostic waiting times for patients in Barnet primary care trust area; and if he will make a statement.

  • Barnet Primary Care Trust: Waiting Lists

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the (a) average and (b) longest waiting time was in the Barnet Primary Care Trust area for (i) operations for (A) cataracts, (B) heart disease, (C)...

  • Bexley Care Trust: Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much was spent by Bexley care trust on cancer services in each of the last three years.

  • Chiropody

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether he plans to collect centrally information on (a) the allocation by primary care trusts of funding to chiropody services and (b) the number of...

  • Death: Barnet

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what progress has been made in improving mortality rates in Barnet for (a) cancer, (b) heart disease and (c) stroke; and if he will make a statement.

  • Dental Services: Barnet

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps he is taking to improve access to NHS dentists in Barnet; and if he will make a statement.

  • Departmental ICT

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many (a) male and (b) female members of staff in his Department were issued with personal digital assistants in each year since 2001; and if he will...

  • Eastern Area Strategic Health Authority: Vetting

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many hospitals in the Eastern Area Strategic Health Authority have experienced delays in appointing new staff as a result of changes made to the fast...

  • Edgware Hospital: MRSA

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many cases of (a) MRSA and (b) C. difficile occurred at Edgware hospital in (i) 2006-07 and (ii) 2007-08 to date; and if he will make statement.

  • Emergency Calls

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many emergency calls were made to the ambulance service in each region in each of the last five (a) years and (b) new year periods; and how many of...

  • Emergency Calls: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health if his Department will collect information on the average response time to emergency calls by each national health service ambulance trust.

  • Gastrointestinal System: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much was spent on treating gastrointestinal disease in England in each of the last five financial years for which figures are available.

  • General Practitioners: Barnet

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps he is taking to improve access to GP services in Barnet; and if he will make a statement.

  • Health Professions: Employment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what progress has been made in implementing the Social Partnership Forum's action plan to maximise employment opportunities for newly qualified health...

  • Health Services: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what representations his Department has received from the National Screening Committee in favour of (a) universal and (b) targeted screening for (i)...

  • Hearing Aids: Digital Technology

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what data are used for determining funding for digital hearing aids and NHS audiology services.

  • Heart Diseases: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what plans his Department has to co-ordinate local NHS trusts' cardiac rehabilitation programmes; (2) what steps his Department plans to take to...

  • Heart Diseases: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many hospital coronary care units have closed in the last 10 years.

  • Hospital Wards: Gender

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what progress is being made on the phasing out of mixed sex wards in NHS hospitals; and if he will make a statement.

  • Hospital Wards: Gender

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what recent discussions he has had on the phasing out of mixed sex wards in hospitals; and if he will make a statement; (2) how many mixed sex...

  • Hospitals: Cleaning Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much additional funding has been given to (a) Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust and (b) all other hospital trusts for a deep clean.

  • Hospitals: Cleaning Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) when (a) West Suffolk, (b) Addenbrookes and (c) Ipswich hospitals will receive a deep clean; (2) how many hospitals in the eastern area have...

  • Hospitals: Waiting Lists

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the (a) mean and (b) median (i) inpatient and (ii) outpatient waiting times were in each year from 1993-94 to 2006-07, as given by (A) Korner and...

  • Incontinence: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what patients groups and professional and industry representatives he has met in relation to his Department's consultation arrangements under Part IX of...

  • Lambert Hospital

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what plans he has for the future of the Lambert hospital; (2) what the staffing levels are at Lambert hospital in Thirsk.

  • Liver Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps (a) he has taken in each year since 1997 and (b) plans to take in each of the next three years to reduce the incidence of liver disease; what...

  • Macular Degeneration

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what progress has been made by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence on decisions relating to treatment for macular degeneration.

  • Mental Health

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what steps have been taken to increase provision of mental health in-reach teams in prison for those with mental illnesses which are not severe or...

  • Mental Health Services: Greater London

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many mental health wards have been closed in hospitals in Greater London since 1997, broken down by primary care trust.

  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health when the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence is expected to complete its assessment of Sunitinib.

  • NHS: Cleaning Summit

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health on what date the NHS chief executive's Cleaning Summit will be held.

  • NHS: Complaints

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many complaints about care in the national health service are under investigation by the Healthcare Commission; and what the average length of time...

  • NHS: Disease Control

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will place in the Library a copy of the guidance he has issued to the NHS on procedures for induction and training on infection prevention and...

  • NHS: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what representations he has received from manufacturers of medical consumables on the classification of their products by his Department; what steps he...

  • NHS: Expenditure

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what public funds in addition to those announced in the 2007 Spending Review have been allocated to the (a) programme of preventative care, (b)...

  • NHS: Greater London

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much revenue was received from the sale of NHS property in London in each year since May 1997.

  • NHS: Negligence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health pursuant to paragraph 21, page 67 of his Department's resource accounts for 2006-07, on what basis his Department calculated the periods over which...

  • NHS: Negligence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health pursuant to paragraph 21, page 67 of his Department's resource accounts for 2006-07, for what reason provision for clinical negligence was increased...

  • NHS: Pfi (2 annotations)

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many (a) primary care trusts, (b) hospitals and (c) other NHS bodies are involved in litigation with private finance initiative contractors.

  • NHS: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps he is taking to ensure patients (a) at Barnet and Chase Farm hospital, (b) at the Royal Free hospital, (c) at Edgware hospital and (d) in...

  • Northwick Park Hospital: Maternity Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what progress is being made in improving maternity services at Northwick Park hospital; and if he will make a statement.

  • Nurse Family Partnerships

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what plans there are to extend the services offered by nurse-family partnerships.

  • Nurses: Training (1 annotation)

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many training posts for nurses specialising in (a) inflammatory bowel disease, (b) upper gastrointestinal cancer, (c) lower gastrointestinal...

  • Osteoporosis: Females

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many women have been diagnosed with osteoporotic fractures in each age cohort in the London region in each of the last five years; and if he will make...

  • Physiotherapy: Barnet

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps he is taking to improve access to physiotherapy services in Barnet; and if he will make a statement.

  • Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Stanmore

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will make a statement on the future of the Royal National Orthopaedic hospital, Stanmore.

  • Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what estimate he has made of the number of adults who received a regular check up on the NHS in the latest period for which figures are available;...