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  • Home Care Services: Living Wage

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the effect on the future of the private sector home care industry of the implementation of the national living wage.

  • Breast Cancer: Eddisbury

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many people in Eddisbury constituency have been diagnosed with secondary breast cancer in the last three years.

  • Abortion: Gender Selection

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if Ministers or officials of his Department will meet Jeena International, Karma Nirvana and other organisations representing women who have been the...

  • Health Services and Social Services: Older People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate his Department has made of the likely annual cost of health and social care provision for people aged over 65 during the present Parliament.

  • Abortion: Gender Selection

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when his Department next plans to publish an assessment of the incidence of sex-selective abortion in the UK.

  • Hospices

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what plans his Department has for future levels of provision of NHS-funded hospice care.

  • Palliative Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what strategy his Department has for ensuring that as many people as possible who wish to die at home are able to do so.

  • Palliative Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department has made of the level of unmet demand for palliative care beds for patients in the last six months of their lives.

  • Abortion: Foetal Tissue

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether doctors performing surgical abortions are prohibited from altering the procedure (a) in order to maximise the amount or quality of fetal tissue...

  • NHS: Labour Turnover

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to improve staff retention in NHS England.

  • Medical Treatments: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many Individual Funding Requests have been granted in each of the last 10 years.

  • Medical Treatments: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with his counterparts in devolved administrations on standardising the decision-making process for individual funding requests.

  • Blood: Contamination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what progress has been made on securing funding for patients infected with contaminated blood and for their families.

  • NHS: Job Satisfaction

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent assessment he has made of staff morale in NHS England.

  • Action on Smoking and Health

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what arrangements his Department has to ensure that financial grants made by his Department to Action on Smoking and Health are not used to fund...

  • Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he plans to take to ensure that the recommendations in the publication entitled Achieving world-class cancer outcomes: a strategy for England...

  • Human Papillomavirus: Vaccination (2 annotations)

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department has made of the implications for its policy of the potential link between the HPV Vaccine and Postural Orthostatic...

  • Abortion: Gender Selection

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what structures are in place for (a) staff in primary care settings and (b) other healthcare professionals to raise concerns about sex-selective...

  • Barking, Havering and Redbridge Hospitals NHS Trust: Care UK

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what progress has been made in the arbitration dispute between the Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Trusts and Care UK, over which institution...

  • Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 7 September 2015 to Question 8139, what (a) correspondence and (b) meetings Ministers and officials in his Department have had...

  • Breast Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 15 September 2015 to Question 9845, what steps have been taken with Breast Cancer Now since the roundtable event.

  • Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to address the reported shortfall of £107 million in the Department's 2015 budget and the consequent imbalance in funding...

  • Lyme Disease: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to improve tests for Lyme disease to ensure early diagnosis.

  • Older People: Mental Health

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department has made of the effect of chronic loneliness among older people on demand for GP appointments in (a) England and (b)...

  • Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the effect on the provision of medical supplies to NHS facilities in (a) Northamptonshire, (b) the East Midlands and (c)...

  • Prisoners: Diabetes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to manage the prevalence of Type 2 diabetes in the prison population; and if he will make a statement.