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  • Strokes: Medical Treatments

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many hospitals in England are equipped to deliver thrombectomy to stroke patients.

  • Strokes: Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the effectiveness and adequacy of mental health support available to stroke survivors.

  • Cancer: Complementary Medicine

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the implications for his Department's policies of the recent decision of the US and Indian governments, announced in the...

  • Defibrillators

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps the Government is taking to incentivise purchase of defibrillator equipment; and if he will discuss with the Chancellor of the Exchequer...

  • Vulnerable Adults

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what specialist support is provided by his Department to vulnerable adults without family support.

  • Steroid Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with clinical bodies on the risks associated with continued use of steroids.

  • Hypertension

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps the Government is taking to reduce the number of people with high blood pressure.

  • Cancer: Surgery

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether the NHS plans to offer keyhole surgery for liver and colon cancer.

  • Clinical Psychologists: Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what plans he has to consult on levels of bursaries and salary support for trainee clinical psychologists for the 2017-18 cohort.

  • Strokes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what plans he has for a National Stroke Strategy after the end of the ten year strategy plan in 2017.

  • Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what legal costs (a) his Department and (b) NHS England have incurred to date in relation to decisions on access to (i) narcolepsy drugs, (ii) hepatitis...

  • Musculoskeletal Disorders

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department has made of the effects of childhood obesity on the development of musculoskeletal conditions.

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to the Royal College of General Practitioner's report entitled A blueprint for building the new deal for general practice in England,...

  • Muscular Dystrophy: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to ensure that NHS England implements the NICE recommendation for NHS funding for Translarna as a treatment for Duchenne muscular...

  • Muscular Dystrophy: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many meetings NHS England has had with PTC Therapeutics to discuss an agreement on price for Translarna to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy since 15...

  • Breastfeeding

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department has made of the effect of changes to funding levels on the provision of breastfeeding services.

  • Breastfeeding

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps the Government is taking to support breastfeeding services; and what assessment he has made of the importance of breastfeeding to national...

  • Nurses: Debts

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to reduce the level of student debt among nurses.

  • Nurses: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to maintain the level of funding for specialist nurses.

  • Lyme Disease

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether he has had discussions with his German counterpart on improving the diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease by the NHS.

  • Health Services: Staff

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether his Department plans to review staffing and training levels for particular services in cases where payments for agency staff are capped.

  • Prescriptions: Fees and Charges

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent discussions he has had with (a) his ministerial colleagues and (b) external organisations on the provision of free prescriptions for those...

  • Pharmacy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee's counter-proposal to the Government's plans for...

  • Health Services: Nottinghamshire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether Nottingham Emergency Medical Services and Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust will receive further funding from the Government to provide any...

  • Carers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the (a) average and (b) longest wait was for a carers' assessment after an initial request was made since the introduction of the Carers Act 2014.

  • Central Nottinghamshire Clinical Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much of the funding which Central Nottinghamshire Clinical Services received from the public purse has been recovered by the Government; and if he...

  • Health Services: Contracts

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the implications are for his policy on private NHS contractors carrying out healthcare services of the failure of Central Nottinghamshire Clinical...

  • Pharmacy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department has made of the contribution of community pharmacies to (a) local minor ailments services, (b) needle exchanges and (c)...

  • Medical Records: Databases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent representations he has received from (a) Healthwatch England, (b) Healthwatch Enfield and (c) other patient groups on the decision by NHS...

  • Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will receive further funding from the Government to provide any extra A&E care required as a...

  • Health Services: Ashfield

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to ensure an acceptable level of care for patients in Ashfield constituency following changes to the provision of...

  • Surrogate Motherhood

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what guidance his Department has published on surrogacy for professionals working in midwifery, hospitals, fertility clinics and the Children and Family...