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  • Pharmacy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the Written Statement of the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health of 20 October 2016, Official Report,...

  • General Practitioners: Surveys

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the total cost has been of GP patient surveys issued over the period of 2013 to 2017.

  • NHS: Negligence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department plans to review the three-year time limit on legal action for clinical negligence claims against the NHS.

  • Ovarian Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 18 December 2017 to Question 120087 on Ovarian Cancer, what the timetable is for a decision to be announced on...

  • Ovarian Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that ovarian cancer is either diagnosed or ruled out within 28 days.

  • Ovarian Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of running an awareness campaign on the symptoms of ovarian cancer.

  • In Vitro Fertilisation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer 21 May 2018 to Questions 144263 and 144264 on In Vitro Fertilisation, for what reason his Department does not...

  • Suicide: Helium

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent assessment he has made of the effect of the availability of helium gas on suicide rates.

  • Prostate Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent steps his Department has taken to promote awareness of the symptoms of prostate cancer; and whether his Department plans to...

  • Artificial Sweeteners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the implications for people's health of using artificial sweeteners.

  • Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 21 May 2018 to Questions 144259, 144260 and 144261 on Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust,...

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to raise awareness of myalgic encephalomyelitis among the public and medical practitioners.

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate his Department has made of the cost to the public purse of treating people with cystic fibrosis in each of the last five years.

  • Orkambi

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent discussions his Department has had with representatives of cystic fibrosis charities on the availability of Orkambi on the...

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of NHS England taking a portfolio approach to its evaluation of the...

  • Social Services: Disability

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether the Government has made an assessment of the potential effect on disabled people of lowering the eligibility criteria for social...

  • NHS Trusts: Fines

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the total value of all fines levied by clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) against NHS trusts was for the financial year 2017-18;...

  • Health Services and Social Services: Cost Effectiveness

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking with the Treasury to implement value-based healthcare into plans for health and social care services.

  • Health Services: Cost Effectiveness

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether it is his Department’s policy that commissioners can consider the full (a) economic, (b) social and (c) population health...

  • Primary Health Care: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to support greater collaboration between GP surgeries and community pharmacies to ensure the optimal...

  • Health Services and Social Services: Cost Effectiveness

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the potential contribution of community pharmacies to building long term value in the health...

  • Accident and Emergency Departments: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what percentage of accident and emergency departments met the four-hour standard in (a) Essex, (b) The East of England and (c) England in...

  • Accident and Emergency Departments

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what is the remit of an accident and emergency unit.

  • Accident and Emergency Departments: East of England

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many accident and emergency units were in operation in the East of England in each year from 2010 to 2017.

  • Mental Health Services: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will make an assessment of the potential merits of increasing support for child mental health helplines run by the third sector as...

  • Breast Cancer: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many women in (a) England, and (b) Birmingham, Edgbaston constituency have not been sent their invitation to their final breast...

  • Health Services: Foreign Nationals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure that exemptions to charging under the NHS (Charges to Overseas Visitors (Amendment) Regulations 2017...

  • Midland Metropolitan Hospital Smethwick

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 10 May 2018 to Question 139949, when work on the Midland Metropolitan Hospital is planned to restart.

  • Prosthetics

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many microprocessor knees have been prescribed by the NHS in England since they were introduced.

  • Children: Mental Health

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether he has discussed with the Secretary of State for Education the potential effect of the use of isolation as a form of punishment...

  • Foetal Alcohol Syndrome: Mental Health services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 4 June 2018 to Question 147893, whether his Department has made an assessment of the potential merits of...

  • National Institute for Health Research

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how much funding allocated to (a) physical ill health and (b) mental ill health was coordinated through the National Institute for Health...

  • Foetal Alcohol Syndrome

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will list the 20 health authorities in England with the highest incidences of foetal alcohol syndrome in ranked order in (a) 2010...

  • NHS: Negligence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the number of deaths attributed to medical negligence in each year for which data is available.

  • Accident and Emergency Departments

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many people attended A&E in Q4 of (a) 2017-18 and (b) each year since 2010-11.

  • NHS: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the total deficit was of the NHS provider sector at the end of each financial year since 2010-11 to date.

  • Diabetes: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, which clinical commissioning groups refuse patients with diabetes access to flash glucose monitoring technology; and what estimate he has...

  • Breastfeeding

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many and what proportion of babies on discharge from neonatal care in England are fed breast milk in each of the last five years.

  • Personality Disorders

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps are being taken better to diagnose people with narcissistic personality disorder and to provide such people with professional...

  • Tobacco

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the level of vendor compliance with the tobacco and related products regulations in respect of vaping; and...

  • Colorectal Cancer: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the average cost to the public purse has been per person for Lynch Syndrome testing for people diagnosed with bowel cancer over the...