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  • Drugs: Cost Effectiveness

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent discussions he has had with (a) NICE, (b) NHS England and (c) representatives of the pharmaceutical industry on reducing the...

  • Sapropterin

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the timescale is for NICE to review the commissioning report for Kuvan.

  • Carers: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether the (a) Green Paper on Social Care, and (b) parallel work-stream on working-age adults will include proposals for financial...

  • Health Services: Developing Countries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if his Department will raise the issue of universal healthcare in developing nations at (a) the World Health Organisation and (b) other...

  • Department of Health and Social Care: Disclosure of Information

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department facilitates information-sharing with his counterparts in developing countries.

  • Strokes: Health Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how much funding his Department allocated to Public Health England’s Act FAST campaign in each of the last three financial years.

  • Strokes: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the progress made by sustainability and transformation partnerships in reconfiguring acute stroke services.

  • Social Services: Minimum Wage

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the cost to (a) local authorities and (b) other social care providers of retrospectively funding sleep-in...

  • Food: Safety

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will take steps to ensure that (a) food safety regulations and (b) the system of food safety inspections at borders will be (i)...

  • Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the effect of the delay to publishing the green paper on social care on people who are not receiving an...

  • Food: Safety

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what discussions he has had with his counterparts in (a) the Netherlands, (b) France, (c) Belgium, (d) Spain, (e) Ireland and (f) Denmark...

  • Food: Safety

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the merits of the suspension of food safety border controls in the event of the UK leaving the...

  • Motor Neurone Disease: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many Health Trusts have made available Head Up collars to patients with motor neurone disease.

  • Ophthalmic Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department is taking steps to prioritise eye health in the NHS mandate; and what assessment his Department has made of the...

  • Visual Impairment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department has taken to improve the quality of emotional and practical support made available on the NHS to patients with...

  • Palliative Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to develop new indicators for the Clinical Commissioning Group Improvement and Assessment Framework to enable...

  • Palliative Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with which stakeholders his Department will consult to develop new indicators on end of life care for inclusion in the Clinical...

  • National Survey of Bereaved People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the timetable is for the launch of the new national survey of bereaved people.

  • Health Services: British Nationals Abroad

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how much money has been spent from the public purse on repayments to EU nations for healthcare provided by those nations for UK nationals...

  • Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how much money from the public purse has been spent on (a) medicine, (b) equipment and (c) services from (i) the EU and (ii) the rest of...

  • Dialysis Machines: Cotswolds

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what consultation took place prior to the contract for the Cotswold Dialysis Unit being transferred to Braun Medical.

  • Dialysis Machines: Gloucestershire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many patients have been fully trained to receive dialysis at home in the Gloucestershire Hospitals Trust area in each of the last...

  • NHS: Staff

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to ensure the maintenance of staff levels in the NHS in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a...

  • General Practitioners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of a daily cap on appointments to ensure (a) patient safety (b)...

  • Social Services: Zero Hours Contracts

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the number of social care staff who are on a zero hours contract.

  • Social Services: Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the (a) mean average hourly pay (b) median average hourly pay and (c) most common rate of hourly pay for...

  • NHS Walk-in Centres: Closures

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many NHS walk-in centres have closed in England in each year from 2010 to 2018.

  • Cervical Cancer: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what comparative assessment he has made of rates of cervical screening for 25-49 year olds in (a) Newcastle, (b) the North East and (c)...

  • Coeliac Disease: Prescriptions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the (a) advantages and (b) disadvantages of removing access to gluten-free foods on prescription.

  • Coeliac Disease: Prescriptions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what his policy is on CCGs discontinuing prescriptions for gluten-free food; and if he will make a statement.