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Department of Health

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  • Social Workers: Vacancies

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many social worker vacancies remained unfilled in (a) 2014 and (b) 2015.

  • Meningitis: Vaccination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will make it his policy to extend the meningitis B vaccination programme to all infants.

  • Department of Health: Overtime

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much his Department has paid to staff in overtime in each of the last 24 months.

  • Department of Health: Human Rights Act 1998

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many civil law suits have been brought against his Department based either wholly or partially on grounds provided by the Human Rights Act 1998; how...

  • Ambulance Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the average waiting time for an ambulance was (a) nationally, (b) in London and (c) in Hornsey and Wood Green constituency in the most recent period...

  • Hospitals: Waiting Lists

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the average waiting time for an operation in (a) Pennine Acute NHS Trust and (b) Bolton NHS Trust was in the last year for which figures are available.

  • Doctors

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what proportion of newly qualified doctors has entered (a) primary care and (b) hospitals.

  • Department of Health: Employment Tribunals Service

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much his Department spent from the public purse on industrial tribunals in the last 12 months.

  • Emergency Services: Telephone Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many emergency call handlers were employed in each year since 2010.

  • European Health Insurance Cards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many UK citizens currently have a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC); and how many such people have used their EHIC to obtain state provided...

  • NHS

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to page six of NHS England's document, Delivering the Forward View: NHS planning guidance 2016-17 to 2020-21, if he will place in the...

  • NHS: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to page 24 of the Accelerated Access Review, published in October 2015, what steps he is taking to ensure that drugs that target the...

  • Cancer: Research

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much the UK has received in grants and funding from the EU to fund research into cancer under (a) the EU's 7th framework programme 2007-2013 and (b)...

  • Sexual Health Forum

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 25 January 2016 to Question 23396, for what reasons the Sexual Health Forum was discontinued; and what Public Health England's...

  • Health Services: Public Consultation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 28 January 2016 to Questions 23930, how many responses Public Health England has received to the review of sexual health,...

  • Genito-urinary Medicine

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answers of 14 January 2016 to Questions 21812, 21778, 21813, 21814 and 21816, which organisations his Department has met to discuss...

  • Junior Doctors

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether he plans to bring forward proposals to add junior doctors to the definition of worker in section 43K(1) of the Employment Rights Act 1996.

  • Care Homes: Closures

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many (a) residential care homes and (b) nursing homes have closed in the current year and in each of the previous five years.

  • Care Homes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many (a) registered care home and (b) nursing home places there were in the current year and in each of the previous five years.

  • Bowel Cancer: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 29 January 2016 to Question 24375, when his Department plans to publish the data on eligibility for and uptake of the bowel...

  • Social Workers: Recruitment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to encourage more people to train as adults' social workers.

  • Haemorrhoids

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will take steps to make the most up-to-date haemorrhoid treatment available on the NHS.

  • Zika Virus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether he has had discussions with his EU counterparts on the containment of the Zika virus.

  • Mental Illness: Death

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the mortality rate of people with mental health issues has been (a) nationally and (b) in each local authority in each year since 2010.

  • Mental Health Services: Children and Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the progress of the Children and Young People's Improving Access to Psychological Therapies programme's service...

  • Mental Illness: Carers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will estimate the monetary value of (a) unpaid care provided to people with mental health issues and (b) the support to these carers by the NHS in...

  • Mental Health: Disadvantaged

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to the foreword of the NHS Mental Health Taskforce report, The Five Year Forward View for Mental Health, published in February 2016, what...

  • Mental Health: Research

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to implement the six priorities of the Roadmap for Mental Health Research in Europe.

  • Small Businesses: Tobacco

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will commission an independent assessment of the cumulative effect of all tobacco control measures on small businesses introduced since 1 January 2006.

  • Health: Urban Areas

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will list the organisations that applied to the Healthy New Towns programme.

  • NHS: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will ensure that the conclusions of appraisals currently being undertaken by NICE are revisited in the light of the conclusions of the Accelerated...

  • NHS England: Deloitte

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 11 February 2016 to Question 26284, what steps NHS England has taken to deal with potential conflicts of interests in the...

  • Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 9 February 2016 to Question 25939, what proportion of the income from estimated Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme payments...

  • NHS England: Deloitte

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 11 February 2016 to Question 26284, on NHS England: Deloitte, what the overall value of the contract is.

  • NHS England: Deloitte

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 11 February 2016 to Question 26284, on what date NHS England took the decision to seek external consultancy support for the...

  • Smoking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 25 February 2016 to Question 27774, if his Department will take steps to ensure the funding for local smoking cessation...

  • NHS Trusts: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 2 February 2016 to Question 25603, on NHS: Finance, how many meetings Monitor and the NHS Trust Development Authority has had...