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  • Black Country Primary Care Trust

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what recent assessment he has made of the arrangements for public engagement in the Black Country Primary Care Trust cluster.

  • Blood: Contamination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what recent discussions his Department has had with representatives of (a) Tainted Blood and (b) other groups representing those affected by contaminated...

  • Breast Cancer: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many and what proportion of women aged 53 to 64 years took part in a breast screening programme in each primary care trust area in each of the last...

  • Compulsorily Detained Mental Patients

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many patients subject to sectioning orders have absconded from secure mental hospitals in each of the last five years.

  • Dental Services: Registration

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what information the General Dental Council (GDC) shares with his Department on the number of (a) dentists, (b) dental nurses, (c) dental technicians, (d)...

  • Departmental Lost Property

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate he has made of the number of (a) laptops and (b) mobile telephones issued to staff of his Department which were lost in each year since 1997.

  • Departmental Visits Abroad

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much his Department spent on overseas visits for Ministers and staff in 2010-11.

  • Doctors: Pharmacy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health when he plans to complete his Department's review of future arrangements for the accreditation of doctors and pharmacists with a special interest; and...

  • Health Services: Disadvantaged

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps (a) HealthWatch, (b) health and wellbeing boards and (c) Public Health England will take to ensure that (i) homeless people and (ii) other...

  • Health Services: Prisons

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much was spent on the provision of health services to prisoners in England in each financial year between 1997-98 and 2010-11; and how much was spent...

  • Health Visitors

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what estimate he has made of the number of health visitors in Sure Start children centres in each year since 2009; (2) how many new training places...

  • Hospitals: Construction

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate he has made of the cost in 2011 prices of each hospital construction scheme (a) approved, (b) opened and (c) cancelled since 1997.

  • Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health by what means service performance reports on psychological therapies have been placed in the public domain to demonstrate the outcomes that services have...

  • Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what recent assessment he has made of the availability of psychotherapy in the NHS.

  • NHS Direct

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the average cost was of providing an answer to a call to NHS Direct in each financial year since 1997; and how many calls NHS Direct received in each...

  • NHS: Empty Property

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate he has made of the number of NHS buildings that are vacant or unused.

  • NHS: Equality

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate he has made of the cost to the NHS of compliance with the provisions of the Equality Act 2010.

  • NHS: Labour Mobility

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health pursuant to the answer of 29 June 2011, Official Report, column 874W, on NHS: labour mobility, how many people have been made redundant by primary care...

  • NHS: Reorganisation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps his Department plans to take to ensure that national priorities and commitments are maintained and fulfilled at a local level following the...

  • Nurses: Bureaucracy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many mandatory forms nurses were required to complete in the course of their duties in (a) 1997 and (b) 2010.

  • Pharmacies: Public Health

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what assessment he has made of the role of community pharmacies in promoting public health.

  • Pharmacies: Public Health

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps his Department plans to take to support the Healthy Living Pharmacy Pathfinder initiative.

  • Pharmacies: Smoking Cessation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health with reference to his Department's White Paper, Healthy Lives, Healthy People, what steps his Department has taken to strengthen its partnership working...

  • Radiotherapy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what assessment he has made of the levels of support which will be required by commissioners in order to commission radiotherapy services; (2) what...

  • Skin Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what the average length of stay was for patients admitted with a diagnosis of skin cancer for (a) elective admissions and (b) emergency admissions...

  • Skin Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health when he expects the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence to review its guidance, “Skin cancer: prevention using public information,...

  • Smoking: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) how many people attended NHS Stop Smoking services in the last year for which figures are available; and how many such people set a quit date; (2)...

  • Smoking: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what research he has (a) commissioned and (b) evaluated on the effectiveness of the NHS Stop Smoking Service; and whether he assessed the merits of...

  • Smoking: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the cost to the public purse was of the NHS Stop Smoking Service in 2010-11; and how much the service spent on (a) nicotine replacement therapy, (b)...

  • Smoking: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate he has made of the average cost to the public purse of each patient who gives up smoking as a result of services provided by the NHS Stop...

  • Tomography: Medical Records

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much the NHS spent on storing radiology records in (a) 2006, (b) 2007, (c) 2008, (d) 2009 and (e) 2010.