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  • Midwives: Students

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many student midwives there were in each of the last two years for which figures are available.

  • Midwives: Students

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many training places for student midwives were commissioned in each of the last two years for which figures are available.

  • NHS: Staff

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to ensure that there are adequate staffing levels in mental health and community care.

  • Pneumococcal Diseases: Vaccination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when he expects a final decision to be made following completion of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation Pneumococcal Sub-committee's...

  • Pneumococcal Diseases: Vaccination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation plans to publish a consultation following the conclusion of the Pneumococcal Sub-committee's...

  • Dementia: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what support and guidance is available from his Department and NHS England for families and carers of people with dementia.

  • Social Services: Fees and Charges

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what guidance his Department has issued to councils on transitioning from Fairer Charging Policies for Home Care and other non-residential social...

  • Postural Tachycardia Syndrome

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many people have been diagnosed with postural tachycardic syndrome; if his Department funds research into that condition; and if he will make a statement.

  • Tobacco: Packaging

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the potential cost to the public purse of the legal challenge on the implementation of the Standardised Packaging of Tobacco...

  • Barking, Havering and Redbridge Hospitals NHS Trust: Compensation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much was paid in compensation for claims in maternity cases by Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust in each of the last...

  • NHS: Temporary Employment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much was spent on agency staff (a) in Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust, (b) across London and (c) in England in each of...

  • NHS England: Compensation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much NHS England has paid in compensation to patients in each of the last three years for which figures are available.

  • Accident and Emergency Departments: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many ambulances have waited more than 30 minutes outside accident and emergency in (a) Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS...

  • Health and Care Professions Council: Costs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will instruct the Health and Care Professions Council to reduce costs related to unwarranted investigations and hearings.

  • Accident and Emergency Departments: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the average waiting time in accident and emergency was (a) in Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust, (b) in Queen's...

  • Accident and Emergency Departments

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many people attended accident and emergency (a) in Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust, (b) in Queen's Hospital, (c) in...

  • Anorexia: Medical Treatments

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will discuss with the British Medical Association and other medical bodies the use of electrical probes to help cure anorexia.

  • Dementia: Milk

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will discuss with the British Medical Association the potential benefits of drinking milk to help prevent dementia.

  • Department of Health: Public Expenditure

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what efficiency savings he plans to make to meet planned reductions of £200 million in his Department's budget.

  • Children: Day Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what plans his Department has to ensure that looked after children have access to specialist mental health support.

  • Hearing Impairment: Mental Health

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to promote good mental health among deaf people.

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 9 September 2014, Official Report, columns 54-7W, on general practitioners, how many GP practices (a) closed and (b) opened in...

  • General Practitioners: Working Hours

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many GP appointments took place (a) in working hours, (b) during the evening and (c) at weekends in (i) Barnsley, (ii) South Yorkshire and (iii)...

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many GP practices there were in the last month for which figures are available.

  • Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust in meeting demand for treating patients...

  • Self-harm: Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many people under the age of 18 were admitted to hospitals in England and Wales for incidents of self-harm in 2014.

  • NHS: Disclosure of Information

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how purdah arrangements during election periods apply to staff working for NHS England and NICE.

  • Drugs: Health Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps Public Health England is taking to increase awareness among young people of (a) emerging psychoactive substances and (b) other recreational...

  • Carers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if his Department will maintain its funding for carers; and if he will make a statement.

  • Health: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of the £200 million reduction in his Department's budget announced by the Chancellor of the...

  • Diabetes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with NICE on updated draft clinical guidelines by NICE for the management of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes in adults; what...

  • Health: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the annual budget for (a) Public Health England and (b) public health for all local authorities is for 2015-16.

  • Chlorine Dioxide

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps the Food Standards Agency has taken to investigate the effects of the promotion of chlorine dioxide as a food supplement; and if he will make...

  • Medical Records: Data Protection

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of people who have had their personal medical data shared despite registering to opt-out; and if he will make a...