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  • Abortion

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what measures his Department has in place to ensure that independent-sector providers of abortion services comply with the requirements of the Procedures...

  • Dental Services: Sussex

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what plans his Department has for the future funding of dental services in Mid Sussex.

  • Walking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what funding his Department allocated to projects aimed at increasing walking between (a) 2005 and 2010 and (b) 2010 and 2014.

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether his Department collects separate figures on the numbers of locum, temporary, part-time and agency GPs hired on the latest GP contracts.

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether the current GP contract allows a GP who is classified as a part-time GP with an FTE of less than 1.0 to be employed also as a locum or agency doctor.

  • Obesity: Diabetes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether the proposed NHS England National Obesity Plan will include specific measures relating to diabetes.

  • Drugs: Scotland

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what mechanisms are in place for engagement and joint working between NICE and the Scottish Medicines Consortium for (a) sharing best practice in the...

  • Accident and Emergency Departments

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent discussions he has had with his counterparts in the devolved administrations on increases in attendances at A&E departments.

  • NHS: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether any of the new marginal tariff payments proposed by NHS England for specialised services activity will be zero.

  • Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many complex social discharges there were in each of the last four years for which figures are available.

  • General Practitioners: Private Sector

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what proportion of private health companies which have taken on contracts to run GP practices have left the contract before completing it in (a) England...

  • NHS: Private Patients

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what legal costs the NHS has incurred relating to admissions to the NHS from private hospitals in the last five years for which information is available.

  • Social Services: Older People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many pensioners gave up their right to the state pension to enter social care in (a) Ribble Valley constituency, (b) Lancashire and (c) England in...

  • Kidney Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to raise awareness of kidney disease.

  • Health Visitors: Warrington

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many health visitors were employed in Warrington in each year since 2009.

  • Community Nurses: Warrington

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many district or community nurses were employed in Warrington in each year since 2009.

  • Kidney Diseases: Ethnic Groups

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what his Department's strategy is for addressing the disproportionally higher incidence of kidney disease from BAME communities.

  • Merseyside

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much of his Department's budget was allocated to (a) Wirral and (b) Birkenhead in 2013-14.

  • Hospital Beds

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department has taken in the last two months to reduce instances of delayed discharge at NHS healthcare providers in England.

  • Hospital Beds

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will review the adequacy of the number of escalation beds available to NHS healthcare providers in winter 2014-15.

  • Accident and Emergency Departments: West Midlands

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will review the adequacy of the capacity of A&E services in the West Midlands.

  • Hospitals: Waiting Lists

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what representations his Department has received from NHS healthcare providers on the number of elective operations cancelled in the last two months.

  • Hospital Beds

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what representations his Department has received from NHS healthcare providers on instances of delayed discharge at hospitals in England in the last month.

  • Tobacco: Packaging

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 18 December 2014 to the hon. Member for Brighton, Pavilion, to Question 218766, by what date he plans to make a decision on...

  • NHS: Management Consultants

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to the Government's response to the Health Select Committee's Fifth Report of 2008-09 on the use of management consultants in the NHS and...

  • Organs: Donors

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what proportion of people from BAME backgrounds in (a) Liverpool, Wavertree constituency and (b) the North West have registered on the organ donation...

  • Kidney Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what support his Department has provided to Kidney Research UK's Peer Education Programme.