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  • Mental Health Services (1 annotation)

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to support local authorities in providing mental health services.

  • Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to the announcement by the Deputy Prime Minister of 8 October 2014, how the £120 million to improve mental health treatment will be...

  • NHS: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether (a) foundation trusts and (b) NHS trusts have received real-terms growth in their budgets in each year since 2010-11.

  • Diabetes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many diabetes services in England provide psychological therapies; and what the waiting list is in each of those that provide such therapies.

  • Health Services: Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer to the hon. Member for Leicester East of 25 November, Official Report, column 728, on Student Health Services, in what disease...

  • Prescription Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with (a) NHS England, (b) the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency, (c) patient groups and (d) professional...

  • Medical Records: Data Protection

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when he expects to lay before Parliament the regulations relating to his Department's consultation on Protecting Health and Care Information, published...

  • Cardiovascular System: Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many people were admitted to hospital with (a) primary and (b) secondary diagnosis of cardiovascular disease as recorded by the Hospital Episodes...

  • First Aid: Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Education on the teaching of emergency lifesaving and first aid skills in schools.

  • Heart Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the prevalence of heart failure per 100,000 population was as recorded in the Quality and Outcomes Framework database in (a) England and (b) each...

  • Cardiovascular System: Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the rate of admissions to hospital with an (a) primary and (b) secondary diagnosis of cardiovascular disease per 100,000 population as recorded by...

  • Cholesterol

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the rate of discharge episodes with an (a) primary and (b) secondary diagnosis of high cholestoral as recorded by the Hospital Episodes Statistics...

  • Medical Records: Databases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to encourage the (a) sharing and (b) linking of health and care data; when he expects the hospital episodes statistics database...

  • Vaccination: Compensation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what elements of vaccine damage policy are the responsibility of (a) his Department and (b) other government departments.

  • Hypertension

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the prevalence of established hypertension per 100,000 population was as recorded in the Quality and Outcomes Framework database in (a) England and...

  • Eating Disorders

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether NHS England offers specialist outpatient care and alternatives to inpatient treatment for people with eating disorders.

  • Allied Health Professions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will respond to the recommendations of the QualityWatch Report on Allied Health Professionals, published in September 2014, on the need to develop...

  • Speech Therapy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many speech and language therapists are working in the public sector; and if he will estimate the number of such therapists working in the (a)...

  • Occupational Health

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 1 December 2014 to Question 216134, what steps he is taking to improve the take-up among GPs of the National Education...

  • Cervical Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will make it his policy to make smear tests for cervical cancer available to all women over the age of 16 who are sexually active; and if he will...

  • Anticoagulants

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will make an assessment of the findings of AntiCoagulation Europe's report, Ready for change? Understanding and improving anticoagulation services,...

  • NHS: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of real terms changes to foundation trust and NHS trust budgets in (a) 2014-15 and (b) 2015-16.

  • Pancreatic Cancer: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what action he plans to take to ensure that the Cancer Drugs Fund panel consults with expert clinicians when re-evaluating listed treatments for...

  • Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether he plans to apply standardised packaging of tobacco to legal high products.

  • Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what funding his Department has allocated for mental health (a) prevention and (b) treatment in the last year.

  • Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government on the effect of local authority budget cuts on provision of...

  • Sickle Cell Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what research his Department has published on sickle cell anaemia in the last four years.

  • Sickle Cell Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when he last met the Sickle Cell Society; and if he will make a statement.

  • Sickle Cell Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many consultant and nursing specialists in sickle cell anaemia are employed by the NHS; and if he will make a statement.

  • Pregnancy: Depressive Illnesses

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate his Department has made of the number of cases of perinatal depression which go undiagnosed in each year.

  • Pregnancy: Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to ensure that clinical commissioning groups have a strategy for commissioning perinatal mental health services.

  • Postnatal Depression

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent representations he has received from charities and healthcare experts on postnatal depression.

  • Mental Illness

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many people with a (a) primary and (b) secondary diagnosis of mental health conditions were admitted to hospital as an emergency (i) in England, (ii)...

  • Asthma

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will work with NHS England to ensure that a national clinical audit is carried out into services for people with asthma.

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many GPs there were in England on 1 November 2014.

  • General Practitioners: Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the average salary is of a GP.

  • Pancreatic Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will take steps to ensure that the treatment for pancreatic cancer listed by the Cancer Drugs Fund will continue to be made available to patients...

  • Dialysis Machines

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 25 November 2014 to Question 215404, what consultation NHS England undertook with the renal dialysis clinical reference group...

  • Parkinson's Disease: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many incidents involving Parkinson's disease and medicines used to treat Parkinson's disease resulting in (a) low, (b) moderate and (c) severe harm...

  • Pregnancy Tests

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what progress he has made in setting up an inquiry into the use of the hormone pregnancy test Primados.

  • Pancreatic Cancer: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what progress he has made on the decision-making process on whether the most effective medicines will continue to be made available to patients with...

  • Pancreatic Cancer: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with NHS England on recognising incremental innovation in pancreatic cancer treatment when assessing medicines for inclusion...