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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-05more like thismore than 2017-07-05
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Surgery remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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, what guidance his Department has issued to clinical care groups on providing surgery for people who are overweight or who smoke. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Batley and Spen more like this
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Tracy Brabin more like this
star this property uin 3228 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer remove maximum value filtermore like thismore than 2017-07-10
unstar this property answer text <p>Individual clinical commissioning groups are responsible for commissioning the care that will provide the best possible outcomes for their patients in line with their legal duties and with regard to National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guidance for different conditions and treatments.</p><p>Weight and smoking status are considerations that clinicians should take into account when considering surgery as a treatment option because these factors have a significant bearing on patient outcomes.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Winchester more like this
star this property answering member printed Steve Brine more like this
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less than 2017-07-10T16:30:26.987Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-10T16:30:26.987Z
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star this property label Biography information for Steve Brine more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Tracy Brabin more like this
723012
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-04-20more like thismore than 2017-04-20
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Surgery remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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, what estimate he has made of the average cost to the NHS of a (a) hip replacement, (b) knee replacement, (c) cataract operation and (d) hernia operation in 2016-17. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Washington and Sunderland West more like this
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Mrs Sharon Hodgson more like this
star this property uin 71523 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 2017-04-25more like thismore than 2017-04-25
unstar this property answer text <p>The information requested is not yet available.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Ludlow more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Philip Dunne more like this
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less than 2017-04-25T14:34:45.78Zmore like thismore than 2017-04-25T14:34:45.78Z
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1542
star this property label Biography information for Mr Philip Dunne more like this
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1521
unstar this property label Biography information for Mrs Sharon Hodgson more like this
694241
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-02-24more like thismore than 2017-02-24
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Surgery remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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, what steps NHS England is taking to ensure that clinical commissioning groups provide obese patients and smokers with access to appropriate treatment before operations. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Rachael Maskell more like this
star this property uin 65462 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 2017-03-01more like thismore than 2017-03-01
unstar this property answer text <p>Public health is primarily a matter for local authorities, which includes preventative services around obesity and smoking cessation.</p><p> </p><p>Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) are responsible for working with local authorities to understand and meet the needs of their local populations, and making decisions on how to best commission services which meet that population’s health needs.</p><p> </p><p>NHS England does not have a formal process in place to ensure that CCGs provide obese patients and smokers with access to appropriate treatment before operations. However, CCGs are encouraged to obtain the advice of NHS England regional teams before putting forward proposals which would affect access to services.</p><p> </p><p>CCGs also have a legal duty to have due regard to National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guidelines.</p><p> </p><p>CCGs have a statutory duty to meet the reasonable health requirements of their local population. As part of their duty to seek continuous improvement in the quality of services they commission, CCGs must act with a view to securing continuous improvement in the outcomes of services. NHS England can exercise its formal powers of direction if it is satisfied that a CCG is failing or is at risk of failing to discharge this duty.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Warrington South more like this
star this property answering member printed David Mowat more like this
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less than 2017-03-01T14:39:09.187Zmore like thismore than 2017-03-01T14:39:09.187Z
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4080
star this property label Biography information for David Mowat more like this
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4471
unstar this property label Biography information for Rachael Maskell more like this
693772
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-02-23more like thismore than 2017-02-23
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Surgery remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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, pursuant to the Answer of 9 February 2017 to Question 63000 on Surgery, how clinical commissioning groups that fund smoking cessation services only for pregnant women will provide other patients with the support they need to stop smoking before an operation. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Rachael Maskell more like this
star this property uin 65368 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 2017-02-28more like thismore than 2017-02-28
unstar this property answer text <p>Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) have a statutory duty to meet the reasonable health requirements of their local population. As part of their duty to seek continuous improvement in the quality of services they commission, CCGs must act with a view to securing continuous improvement in the outcomes.</p><p> </p><p>Information on CCGs’ commissioning policies for smoking cessation services for patients due to undergo surgery is not held centrally. CCGs’ commissioning intentions are available from individual CCGs.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Warrington South more like this
star this property answering member printed David Mowat more like this
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less than 2017-02-28T14:15:59.437Zmore like thismore than 2017-02-28T14:15:59.437Z
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4080
star this property label Biography information for David Mowat more like this
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4471
unstar this property label Biography information for Rachael Maskell more like this
684051
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-02-03more like thismore than 2017-02-03
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Surgery remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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, whether clinical commissioning group restrictions on access to joint surgery for obese patients and smokers are compatible with NICE guidance on osteoarthritis: care and management, that patient-specific factors, including age, sex, smoking, obesity and co-morbidities, should not be barriers to referral for joint surgery. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Ellesmere Port and Neston more like this
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Justin Madders more like this
star this property uin 63000 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 2017-02-09more like thismore than 2017-02-09
unstar this property answer text <p>Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) are primarily responsible for commissioning services to meet the requirements of their population, including the obese and smokers. In doing so, CCGs need to ensure that the services they provide are fit for purpose, reflect the needs of the local population, are based on the available evidence and take into account national guidelines.</p><p> </p><p>The evidence suggests that major surgery poses higher risks for severely overweight patients who smoke. CCGs are therefore right to ensure these patients first get support to lose weight and try and stop smoking before their operation. Reducing obesity and cutting smoking not only benefits patients but also saves money for the National Health Service and taxpayers.</p><p> </p><p>This does not and cannot mean blanket bans on particular patients such as smokers or overweight people getting operations, which would be inconsistent with the NHS Constitution.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Warrington South more like this
star this property answering member printed David Mowat more like this
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less than 2017-02-09T11:01:26.037Zmore like thismore than 2017-02-09T11:01:26.037Z
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4080
star this property label Biography information for David Mowat more like this
star this property tabling member
4418
unstar this property label Biography information for Justin Madders more like this
671791
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-01-11more like thismore than 2017-01-11
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Surgery remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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, how many surgical procedures were cancelled in each NHS acute hospital trust in December 2016. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Halton more like this
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Derek Twigg more like this
star this property uin 59598 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 2017-01-19more like thismore than 2017-01-19
unstar this property answer text <p>NHS England publishes data on the number of cancelled elective operations each quarter. Quarter 3, which includes December 2016, will be published on 10 February 2017.</p><p> </p><p>The data will be available via this link:</p><p><a href="https://www.england.nhs.uk/statistics/statistical-work-areas/cancelled-elective-operations/cancelled-ops-data/" target="_blank">https://www.england.nhs.uk/statistics/statistical-work-areas/cancelled-elective-operations/cancelled-ops-data/</a></p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Ludlow more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Philip Dunne more like this
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less than 2017-01-19T14:21:41.02Zmore like thismore than 2017-01-19T14:21:41.02Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Philip Dunne more like this
star this property tabling member
429
unstar this property label Biography information for Derek Twigg more like this
660151
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-12-16more like thismore than 2016-12-16
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Surgery remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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, what guidance NICE has issued on whether it is clinically appropriate to delay surgery for (a) obese patients for 12 months and (b) smokers for 6 months. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Rachael Maskell more like this
star this property uin 58010 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 2016-12-23more like thismore than 2016-12-23
unstar this property answer text <p>The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has advised that it has not made any specific recommendations on delaying surgery for obese patients or patients who smoke, and that its guidelines tend to focus on the diagnosis, care and management of health conditions, rather than protocols for the delivery of services.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Oxford West and Abingdon more like this
star this property answering member printed Nicola Blackwood more like this
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less than 2016-12-23T10:20:19.42Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-23T10:20:19.42Z
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4019
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Blackwood of North Oxford more like this
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4471
unstar this property label Biography information for Rachael Maskell more like this
658724
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-12-14more like thismore than 2016-12-14
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Surgery remove filter
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many NHS hospital operations have been cancelled since August 2016 because of a shortage of (1) beds, or (2) staff. more like this
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The Marquess of Lothian more like this
star this property uin HL4142 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 2016-12-20more like thismore than 2016-12-20
unstar this property answer text <p>The information is not available in the format requested.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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less than 2016-12-20T17:09:06.107Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-20T17:09:06.107Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for The Marquess of Lothian more like this
649497
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-12-01more like thismore than 2016-12-01
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Surgery remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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, what steps his Department and NHS England plan to take to prevent clinical commissioning groups from rationing treatments by restricting routine surgery for patients who smoke or are clinically obese. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency North Norfolk more like this
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Norman Lamb more like this
star this property uin 55790 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 2016-12-06more like thismore than 2016-12-06
unstar this property answer text <p>Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) are responsible for commissioning services to meet the requirements of their population, including obese patients and smokers. In doing so, CCGs need to ensure that the services they provide are fit for purpose, reflect the needs of the local population, and are based on the available evidence and take into account national guidelines.</p><p> </p><p>Major surgery poses much higher risks for severely overweight patients and those who smoke. So local general practitioner-led CCGs are entirely right to ensure these patients first get support to lose weight and try and stop smoking before their operation. Reducing obesity and cutting smoking not only benefits patients but saves the National Health Service and taxpayers millions of pounds.</p><p> </p><p>This does not and cannot mean blanket bans on particular patients, such as smokers, getting operations, which would be inconsistent with the NHS Constitution.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Warrington South more like this
star this property answering member printed David Mowat more like this
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less than 2016-12-06T14:23:43.217Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-06T14:23:43.217Z
star this property answering member
4080
star this property label Biography information for David Mowat more like this
star this property tabling member
1439
unstar this property label Biography information for Norman Lamb more like this
637276
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-11-15more like thismore than 2016-11-15
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Surgery remove filter
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many centres carry out complex thoracic surgery in NHS England; what is their annual procedure volume; and when they will publish risk normalised outcome data for those centres. more like this
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Lord Freyberg more like this
star this property uin HL3201 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 2016-11-24more like thismore than 2016-11-24
unstar this property answer text <p>There are 28 centres undertaking complex thoracic procedures.</p><p> </p><p>Complex thoracic surgery involves a range of procedures, and therefore there is no overarching outcomes data set, only procedure-specific data.</p><p> </p><p>The predominant procedure is lung resection. The latest outcomes data for this is available in the <em>National Lung Cancer Audit annual report 2015 (for the audit period 2014)</em>, which is attached.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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less than 2016-11-24T14:32:50.92Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-24T14:32:50.92Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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star this property file name 2015-12-02 National Lung Cancer Report.pdf more like this
star this property title National Lung Cancer Report more like this
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2593
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Freyberg more like this