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Department of Health

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  • Addiction

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of (a) drug addicts, (b) gambling addicts and (c) alcoholics in each of the last five years.

  • Palliative Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent discussions he has had with the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence on extending the end of life criteria for treatments from...

  • Health Services: Detention Centres

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many NGOs will be able to engage with this year's review of the health and wellbeing needs assessment programme in immigration removal centres.

  • Drugs: Misuse

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many patients have been treated by the NHS for drug abuse in (a) the UK and (b) South Thanet constituency in each of the last five years.

  • Blood: Contamination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will waive the requirement for bereaved partners of people infected with NHS-supplied contaminated blood to prove that they were cohabiting with...

  • Blood: Contamination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what representations he has received on adopting a model similar to the Scottish scheme for the reformed English support scheme for those affected by...

  • Ambulance Services: Dorset

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the average ambulance response times were in Dorset in the last five years.

  • Cervical Cancer: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether the planned new database for cervical screening will be in place by November 2017; and if he will make a statement.

  • Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will publish all correspondence over the last three months between (a) his Department, (b) NHS Protect and (c) NHS England and the Princess...

  • Radiotherapy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, on what date details of the process for the Commissioning through Evaluation scheme for Selective Internal Radiation Therapy were first added to the NHS...

  • Radiotherapy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what clinical evidence available after 2011 was considered by NHS England for inclusion in the evidence summary for Selective Internal Radiation Therapy...

  • Department of Health: Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the (a) mean and (b) median pay was for staff in his Department who were (i) male, (ii) female, (iii) white, (iv) from an ethnic minority...

  • Accident and Emergency Departments: Admissions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will place in the Library the number of A&E admissions for respiratory conditions in each month of financial year (a) 2015-16, (b) 2014-15, (c)...

  • Medical Records: Data Protection

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 8 February 2016 to Question 63026 on medical records, for what reasons his Department did not undertake (a) an impact...

  • Exercise

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what proportion of his Department's funding was allocated to reduce physical inactivity in (a) 2014-15, (b) 2015-16 and (c) 2016-17; and what he plans to...

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether his Department has taken steps to prevent private patient consultations leading to a potential (a) reduction in service or (b) increase in...

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to improve access to GPs.

  • NHS: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 3 February 2017 to Question 62721, whether proposed changes to operational costs relating to NHS properties were taken into...

  • General Practitioners: Attendance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the Releasing Time for Patients plans in reducing missed GP appointments.

  • Ambulance Services: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he is taking to improve ambulance response times.

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 1 February 2017 to Question 61437, whether the Centre for Workforce Intelligence used patient projections in its 2014 review;...

  • Radiotherapy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, for what reasons a decision has not yet been taken on whether Selective Internal Radiation Therapy should be routinely funded on the NHS following the...

  • Sickle Cell Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to broaden understanding in the medical profession and wider society of sickle cell disease.

  • Mental Health Services: Pontefract

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether his Department has carried out an impact assessment of the potential effect of the closure of CAMHS services in Pontefract on people who (a)...

  • Sickle Cell Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if his Department will promote the provision of oxygen at homes and workplaces for those with sickle cell disease.

  • Tobacco: Retail Trade

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will make an assessment of the cumulative effect of tobacco control measures on small retailers over the last 10 years.

  • Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, for what reasons it took the Care Quality Commission seven months to publish its inspection report on Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation...

  • Social Services: Competition

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of the level of competition in the care sector.

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent assessment he has made of the adequacy of treatment provisions for people diagnosed with cystic fibrosis.

  • Private Patients

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the Government's policy is on voluntary co-payments in the NHS.

  • Tobacco

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 20 January 2017 to Question 60244, what assessment he has made of the capacity of Public Health England to independently verify...

  • Tobacco

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 20 January 2017 to Question 60244, what plans he has to review the Tobacco and Related Products Regulations 2016 ahead of the...

  • Homeopathy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions his Department has had with the European Medicines Agency on the licencing of homeopathic products.

  • General Practitioners: Closures

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the minimum notice period is that clinical commissioning groups are required to give patients when a GP surgery is to close.

  • Hospitals: Warrington

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will assess the effect on areas of health deprivation in Warrington of the siting of any new hospital south of the Manchester Ship Canal.

  • Dentistry: EU Nationals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of nationals of other EU countries working in the NHS as dentists; what assessment he has made of the potential...

  • Health Professions: EU Nationals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of nationals of other EU countries working in the NHS as radiographers; what the assessment he has made of the...

  • Health Professions: EU Nationals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of nationals of other EU countries working in the NHS as oncologists; what assessment he has made of the...

  • Doctors: EU Nationals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of nationals of other EU countries working in the NHS as doctors; what assessment he has made of the potential...

  • Health Services: Healthcare Assistants

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what his Department's policy is on the administration of medication without supervision by health care assistants.

  • Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what requirements Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Trust has to meet in order to access an increased sustainability transformation fund allocation.

  • Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much funding was provided to Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust by the Sustainability Transformation Fund in the 2016-17 financial...

  • Health Services: Private Sector

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the proportion of patients currently receiving NHS treatment delivered by private sector providers.

  • Health Services: Local Government

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether local authorities are required to provide non-mandated public health services such as drug and alcohol services.

  • Homeopathy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 22 February 2017 to Question 64041, if he will make it his Department's policy that traditional herbal registration will only...