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Department of Health

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  • Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent discussions he has had with stakeholders about the future of the National Cancer Peer Review programme.

  • Hospitals: Waiting Lists

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when he expects the Health and Social Care Information Centre to lease further procedure data on waiting times for hip and knees treatments; and what the...

  • Health Professions: Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many (a) doctors and (b) nurses (i) began and (ii) completed their qualifications in each of the last 20 years.

  • Nurses: Resignations

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many UK citizens who trained to be nurses left the profession before their retirement age in each of the last 20 years.

  • Art Works

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much his Department has spent on transporting, installing and removing works of art from the Government Art Collection for the display of artwork in...

  • Diabetes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, for what reasons prescriptions for blood-testing strips are being refused or restricted for individuals with diabetes.

  • Drugs: Licensing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps the Government is taking to address difficulties of access to off-patent drugs.

  • Cancer: Older People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps (a) his Department and (b) NHS England are taking to improve early diagnosis of cancer for patients aged over 75.

  • Cancer: Older People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions NHS England has had with the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence Advisory Committee on introducing an indicator measuring...

  • NHS England

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when the National Clinical Director of Work and Health post was deleted; for what reasons that post was deleted; and what plans his Department has to...

  • Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 7 November 2014 to Question 213582, what the costs already identified by the Walton Centre NHS Trust are for treating patients...

  • Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what progress he is making on implementing seven-day working for mental health care.

  • Arthritis

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what proportion of arthritis patients receive their first treatment within three months of diagnosis.

  • Muscular Dystrophy: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to ensure that emerging treatments for Duchenne muscular dystrophy which receive conditional approval are available through the...

  • Prostate Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will have discussions with his counterparts in the devolved administrations with the aim of replicating best practice in extending survival rates...

  • Incontinence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether the revised Nursing and Midwifery Code will include provisions on bowel and bladder care to take account of the findings of the Francis Report on...

  • Nurses and Midwives

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when a revised Nursing and Midwifery Code will be published.

  • Urinary System: Infectious Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the cost is to the NHS of emergency hospital admissions for urinary tract infections amongst people over 65 in each of the last five years.

  • Hospitals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what guidance he has given to hospital trusts on the timing and manner of publication of agendas for board meetings; and if he will make a statement.

  • Hereditary Diseases: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what NHS England's policy is on testing family members of known carriers for VLCAD deficiency.

  • Babies: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will add VLCAD deficiency to his Department's newborn screening programme.