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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
star this property hansard heading Immigrants: Detainees remove filter
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps are taken to ensure that people in immigration removal centres have uninterrupted access to prescribed medication. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough more like this
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Gill Furniss more like this
star this property uin 232076 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-03-18more like thismore than 2019-03-18
star this property answer text <p>NHS England’s focus on improving the physical needs of this patient population have resulted in the development of a dedicated medicine improvement programme for those in an immigration removal centre (IRC).</p><p> </p><p>The programme aims to improve the optimisation of medicines for people in immigration removal centres and has been underpinned by specific professional medicines optimisation standards published in partnership with the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (2017).</p><p> </p><p>The programme aims to improve the optimisation of medicines for people in IRCs to deliver:</p><p> </p><p>- A clear understanding of current provision of pharmacy services, including on-site services, and medicines handling and use in IRCs;</p><p>- An audit of the medicines standards in all IRCs to support quality improvement in pharmacy services and medicines optimisation;</p><p>- Identification of key improvement priorities for each IRC based on the gap analysis between provision and expected standards;</p><p>- Introduction by providers of policies and an IT-based risk assessment tools to enable as many detainees as possible to self-administer their medicines;</p><p>- Provide medicines in an environment where people can maintain confidentiality and access support from pharmacy staff about their medicines; and</p><p>- Improve continuity of medicines on admission through more effective electronic recording during their period of detention in IRCs as well as on their release and transfer or deportation.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Thurrock more like this
star this property answering member printed Jackie Doyle-Price more like this
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less than 2019-03-18T14:19:34.24Zmore like thismore than 2019-03-18T14:19:34.24Z
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star this property label Biography information for Jackie Doyle-Price more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Gill Furniss more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
star this property hansard heading Immigrants: Detainees remove filter
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether immigration detainees have access to free independent interpreting services during appointments with medical staff in immigration removal centres. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Sheffield Central more like this
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Paul Blomfield more like this
star this property uin 231998 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-03-18more like thismore than 2019-03-18
star this property answer text <p>All those detained in Immigration Removal Centres have access to independent interpreting services. These services are commissioned by the Ministry of Justice and are available to all staff in Immigration Removal Centres, including the healthcare staff, as required.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Thurrock more like this
star this property answering member printed Jackie Doyle-Price more like this
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less than 2019-03-18T14:11:59.297Zmore like thismore than 2019-03-18T14:11:59.297Z
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star this property label Biography information for Jackie Doyle-Price more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Paul Blomfield more like this