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  • Abortion

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health at which NHS institutions abortions were conducted at (a) 16 weeks, (b) 17 weeks, (c) 18 weeks, (d) 19 weeks, (e) 20 weeks, (f) 21 weeks, (g) 22...

  • Abortion

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) how many abortions took place in NHS hospitals at (a) 16 weeks, (b) 17 weeks, (c) 18 weeks, (d) 19 weeks, (e) 20 weeks, (f) 21 weeks, (g) 22...

  • Abortion: Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many girls in England and Wales, aged (a) 12, (b) 13, (c) 14 and (d) 15 years of age had (i) one, (ii) two, (iii) three and (iv) four or more...

  • Accident and Emergency Departments: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what proportion of accident and emergency department admissions (a) in England and (b) at Gloucestershire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust were seen,...

  • AIDS

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many people aged (a) 30 to 39, (b) 40 to 49, (c) 50 to 59, (d) 60 to 69, (e) 70 to 79 and (f) 80 years and over were diagnosed with AIDS in each...

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps his Department plans to take to ensure that the recommendations for research into myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome in the new...

  • Chronically Sick: Heywood

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what progress has been made in implementing the targets in the National Service Framework for Long Term Conditions in Heywood and Middleton constituency.

  • Chronically Sick: Heywood

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence guidance on supportive and palliative care has been fully implemented in Heywood and...

  • Compulsorily Detained Mental Patients

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many NHS beds were available for patients sectioned under mental health legislation in each of the last five years.

  • Compulsorily Detained Mental Patients

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many people were sectioned under mental health legislation in each of the last five years.

  • Compulsorily Detained Mental Patients

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many people absconded from secure NHS units in each of the last five years.

  • Dental Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate he has made of the number of units of dental activity (UDA) in England expected to be the subject of a reclaim of UDA payments from activity...

  • Departmental Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the cost of (a) salaries for permanent civil service posts, (b) salaries for permanent non-civil service posts and (c) payments to temporary or...

  • Dietary Supplements: EU Law

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what assessment the Government has made of the effect of the implementation of the Food Supplements Regulations on the planting, development and import of...

  • Doctors: Working Hours

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate his Department has made of the number of junior doctors required to ensure that no junior doctor works more than 48 hours per week by August...

  • Trans Fats: Restaurants

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will consider the merits of banning trans fats in restaurants; what representations he has received on this issue; and if he will make a statement.

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many GP surgeries there were in each local authority in England in each year since 1996-97.

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the maximum distance is which people should expect to have to travel to a GP surgery.

  • General Practitioners: Manpower

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many GPs his Department estimates will be working in the NHS in (a) April 2009 and (b) April 2010; and how many NHS GPs there were at the latest...

  • Hospitals: Cleaning Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) when he expects the deep clean of hospitals in England to take place; (2) what proportion of hospitals in England were (a) deep cleaned...

  • Hospitals: Waiting Lists

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health when Ministers in his Department first knew that the NHS quarterly statistics for inpatient and outpatient waiting times did not meet each of the six...

  • Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what consultation his Department had with interested parties to inform the drafting of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill in 2007; and what form...

  • Human Umbilical Cord Blood Cells

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the terms of reference are of the umbilical cord blood review being undertaken by his Department; and which organisations and individuals have...

  • Keep Warm, Keep Well

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the cost has been of the (a) publication and (b) distribution of his Department's Keep Warm, Keep Well information booklet; when the booklets were...

  • Medical Equipment: Irradiation (1 annotation)

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what consideration his Department has given to the use of ultra-violet germicidal irradiation disinfection devices in the healthcare sector; (2)...

  • Medical Records: Databases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the reasons are for deciding that (a) individuals may not opt out of having their demographic data placed on the Spine and (b) not having...

  • Medical Records: Databases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health who is undertaking the independent evaluation of the electronic patient records pilot; what their terms of reference are; and when the report will be...

  • Mental Health Services: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many training places were available to those seeking to work in child and adolescent mental health services in each year between 1999 and 2007; and if...

  • Mental Health Services: Prisoners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what proportion of prisoners received treatment for mental illness in the last five years for which figures are available.

  • Mental Health Services: Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many mental health professionals entered further training for child and adolescent mental health services in each year between 1999 and 2007.

  • NHS: Freedom of Information

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether his Department monitors freedom of information (a) requests to and (b) responses from individual NHS trusts; and whether trusts are required to...

  • NHS: Manpower

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what qualifications and criteria were applied to (a) the selection of individuals to serve on the (i) strategy group, (ii) project executive group, (iii)...

  • NHS: Procurement

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what the terms of reference of the joint Office of Government Commerce and NHS Purchasing supply review is; when the review is expected to be...

  • Palliative Care: Heywood

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what data are used by commissioners to determine the need for specialised palliative and neurological care in Heywood and Middleton constituency.

  • Pharmacy

    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...

  • Psychiatric Nurses: Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what provision is made in the training of psychiatric nurses for the recognition and understanding of the mental health needs of those aged under 25 years.

  • Psychiatry

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health for what reasons humanistic traditions are not accepted as a standard psychotherapy modality under his Department's Skills for Health project; and if he...

  • Smoking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether his Department has collated the number of cases of illnesses caused by the effects of passive smoking since the implementation of the smoking ban...

  • Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health pursuant to the Answer of 28 April 2008, Official Report, columns 154-61W, on social services, what outcomes of assessments for social care needs are...

  • South Staffordshire PCT: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what assessment he has made of the effects of his Department's methodology for distributing revenue funding to primary care trusts on the funding...

  • Strokes: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps he is taking to ensure the NHS provides effective care to people in the first hours following a stroke.

  • Surgery

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many operations have been cancelled in each of the last five years, broken down by trust.

  • Vaccination: Thiomersal

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health in what year the NHS ceased to use thiomersal in vaccine doses under the public vaccination programme; and in what year the last vaccine stocks containing...

  • Wafarin

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what his policy is on the provision of wafarin monitoring services by private providers; and what assessment he has made of the provision of such services...