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  • Social Services: Learning Disability

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps the Government is taking to ensure local authorities can adequately fund learning disability services.

  • Care Homes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to (a) ensure families of the poorest care home residents are supported by their local authority and (b) to penalise local...

  • Antibiotics: Drug Resistance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, for what reasons an annual report on the UK Five Year Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy was not published in 2015.

  • Autism: Death

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to measure and improve the rate of premature mortality of people with autism who have no co-occurring learning disability.

  • Autism

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether his Department plans to introduce a GP registry for autism to allow the collection of population-level data.

  • In Vitro Fertilisation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to improve provision of IVF as a result of the meeting held by the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State with Monitor and NHS...

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the effect of prescription charges on people with multiple sclerosis; and if he will make a statement.

  • Autism

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of people with autism who are in receipt of a personal health budget.

  • Primary Health Care: Inspections

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the costs of Care Quality Commission primary care inspections were to GP practices in (a) 2013-14, (b) 2014-15 and (c) 2015-16.

  • Doctors: Certification

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many doctors have applied for a Certificate of Good Standing in the last six months.

  • Mental Health Services: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what proportion of the Sustainability and Transformation Fund is applied to NHS Mental Health Trusts.

  • Primary Health Care: Inspections

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department has made of the effect of primary care inspections by the Care Quality Commission on improving clinical outcomes for patients.

  • Mental Illness: Carers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to support carers assisting people with mental health conditions.

  • Learning Disability

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps other than the social care precept the Government is taking to ensure that local authorities are able adequately to fund services for people...

  • Out-patients: Attendance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what safeguards are in place to ensure that patients who require review hospital appointments are seen within a clinically recommended or safe time.

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many claims were made against GPs working outside of regular hours in each of the last five years; and what the average amount is for which the claim...

  • Midwives

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Written Statement to the House of 16 July 2015, HCWS113, on Publication of Learning not Blaming and Review of NHS Leadership, what...

  • Maternity Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what plans he has to allow NHS bodies to designate people other than midwives as the lead clinical practitioner for women in pregnancy, childbirth and...

  • Learning Disability: Mortality Rates

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what progress has been made on the University of Bristol study of the mortality rates of people with learning disabilities in NHS care, commissioned by...

  • Tuberculosis

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 19 April 2016 to Question 33687, what new investment which is in line with the Collaborative TB Strategy for England has been...

  • Midwives: Regulation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with (a) the Nursing and Midwifery Council, (b) the Royal College of Midwives, (c) the Royal College of Nursing and (d)...

  • Tuberculosis: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 19 April 2016 to Question 33687, what funding and support (a) his Department and (b) NHS England have provided to integrate...

  • Motor Neurone Disease

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to increase funding for motor neurone disease (a) research treatment and (b) patient care.

  • Diabetes: Chiropody

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to help reduce the number of hospitals which do not have a multi-disciplinary diabetes foot care team as advised in...

  • Diabetes: Orthopaedics

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what progress has been made in reducing the national diabetes-related amputation rate since his 2013 commitment to halving that rate.

  • Junior Doctors: Conditions of Employment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what (a) oral and (b) written communication, guidance and information there has been between his Department and (i) NHS England and (ii) NHS foundation...