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star this property date less than 2018-03-13more like thismore than 2018-03-13
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Antimicrobials: Drug Resistance more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when his Department plans to publish a new five year AMR Strategy, and whether that strategy will include best practice on infection prevention and control, including hand hygiene compliance. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Thirsk and Malton more like this
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Kevin Hollinrake more like this
star this property uin 132264 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-03-16more like thismore than 2018-03-16
star this property answer text <p>The current five year United Kingdom Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) strategy was published at the end of 2013. Work is underway to consider the priorities and focus for a refreshed strategy and national action plan for publication at the end of 2018. The refreshed strategy will continue to focus on preventing infections as one of its key pillars.</p><p> </p><p>The current AMR programme has an ambition to halve healthcare associated Gram–negative blood stream infections by 2020/2021. NHS Improvement leads this work and has included hand hygiene in its work programme for 2018/19 in support of the ambition. As part of our work on the refreshed strategy, we will consider how to make best use of evidence-based and cost-effective technology.</p><p> </p><p>We are working with our partners across the health and social care system, including the Care Quality Commission, to ensure that consideration of best practice in hand hygiene policies remains a focus of inspections in acute trusts.</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
unstar this property grouped question UIN 132266 more like this
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less than 2018-03-16T11:42:43.93Zmore like thismore than 2018-03-16T11:42:43.93Z
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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 Kevin Hollinrake more like this
861117
star this property registered interest true more like this
star this property date less than 2018-03-13more like thismore than 2018-03-13
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Antimicrobials: Drug Resistance more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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 his Department is taking to improve hand hygiene compliance in hospitals to tackle antimicrobial resistance; and what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of using health technology to improve such compliance. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Thirsk and Malton more like this
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Kevin Hollinrake more like this
star this property uin 132266 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-03-16more like thismore than 2018-03-16
star this property answer text <p>The current five year United Kingdom Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) strategy was published at the end of 2013. Work is underway to consider the priorities and focus for a refreshed strategy and national action plan for publication at the end of 2018. The refreshed strategy will continue to focus on preventing infections as one of its key pillars.</p><p> </p><p>The current AMR programme has an ambition to halve healthcare associated Gram–negative blood stream infections by 2020/2021. NHS Improvement leads this work and has included hand hygiene in its work programme for 2018/19 in support of the ambition. As part of our work on the refreshed strategy, we will consider how to make best use of evidence-based and cost-effective technology.</p><p> </p><p>We are working with our partners across the health and social care system, including the Care Quality Commission, to ensure that consideration of best practice in hand hygiene policies remains a focus of inspections in acute trusts.</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
unstar this property grouped question UIN 132264 more like this
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less than 2018-03-16T11:42:43.977Zmore like thismore than 2018-03-16T11:42:43.977Z
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4067
star this property label Biography information for Steve Brine more like this
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4474
unstar this property label Biography information for Kevin Hollinrake more like this
1104945
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star this property date less than 2019-03-25more like thismore than 2019-03-25
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Mental Health Services: Children and Young People more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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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 plans NHS England has to ensure that every child and adolescent mental health service includes speech and language therapists. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Swansea West more like this
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Geraint Davies more like this
star this property uin 236260 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-04-02more like thismore than 2019-04-02
star this property answer text <p>The NHS Long Term Plan, published on 7 January 2019 sets out where extra National Health Service funding will be focused and how services will be designed, including the importance of ensuring speech and language therapy is joined up with children’s mental health services. Work will take place with local areas to design and implement models of care for children and young people that are age appropriate, closer to home and bring together physical and mental health services. These models will support health development by providing holistic care across local authority and NHS services, including primary care, community services, speech and language therapy, school nursing, oral health, acute and specialised services.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Gosport more like this
star this property answering member printed Caroline Dinenage more like this
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less than 2019-04-02T13:59:15.98Zmore like thismore than 2019-04-02T13:59:15.98Z
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4008
star this property label Biography information for Caroline Dinenage more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Geraint Davies more like this
1104947
star this property registered interest true more like this
star this property date less than 2019-03-25more like thismore than 2019-03-25
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Speech and Language Disorders: Children more like this
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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 plans Public Health England has to align the Healthy Child Programme service specification with the Speech, Language and Communication pathway for children under five. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Swansea West more like this
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Geraint Davies more like this
star this property uin 236261 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-04-02more like thismore than 2019-04-02
star this property answer text <p>To support the speech, language and communication elements of the Healthy Child Programme (HCP), Public Health England (PHE) is partnering with the Department for Education to develop a model speech, language and communication pathway for services for children aged zero to five years. The pathway is built on the best evidence and good practice and will be published by September 2019. This will support local joint commissioning and service provision.</p><p> </p><p>The ‘Healthy Child Programme 0-19 (HCP): the health visitor and school nurses commissioning guidance’ was refreshed in March 2018 and is available to view at the following link:</p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/healthy-child-programme-0-to-19-health-visitor-and-school-nurse-commissioning" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/healthy-child-programme-0-to-19-health-visitor-and-school-nurse-commissioning</a></p><p> </p><p>The guidance supports local commissioning and delivery of the HCP and the delivery of the HCP, including the speech, language and communication elements.</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 2019-04-02T11:35:23.627Zmore like thismore than 2019-04-02T11:35:23.627Z
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star this property label Biography information for Jackie Doyle-Price more like this
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155
unstar this property label Biography information for Geraint Davies more like this
1104948
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star this property date less than 2019-03-25more like thismore than 2019-03-25
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Speech and Language Disorders: Children and Young People 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 and Social Care, how many children and young people in contact with liaison and diversion services have speech, language and communication needs. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Swansea West more like this
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Geraint Davies more like this
star this property uin 236262 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-04-02more like thismore than 2019-04-02
star this property answer text <p>Over the last four years 2,736 children and young people who engaged with liaison and diversion services commissioned by NHS England, were identified as having a speech, language and communication need, of which 284 cases were referred on to services, as summarised in the following table.</p><p> </p><p>Interventions to address speech, language and communication (SLC) needs</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p>Referrals</p></td><td><p>Number of Cases 2015/16</p></td><td><p>Number of Cases 2016/17</p></td><td><p>Number of Cases 2017/18</p></td><td><p>Number of Cases Q1 - Q3 2018/19</p></td><td><p>Total to date</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Referral to other agency</p></td><td><p>10</p></td><td><p>29</p></td><td><p>26</p></td><td><p>25</p></td><td><p>90</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Referral for Targeted Service</p></td><td><p>14</p></td><td><p>41</p></td><td><p>36</p></td><td><p>34</p></td><td><p>125</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Referral to specialist SLC service</p></td><td><p>22</p></td><td><p>9</p></td><td><p>25</p></td><td><p>13</p></td><td><p>69</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Total Referrals</p></td><td><p>46</p></td><td><p>79</p></td><td><p>87</p></td><td><p>72</p></td><td><p>284</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Need already met</p></td><td><p>111</p></td><td><p>214</p></td><td><p>316</p></td><td><p>267</p></td><td><p>908</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Advice given</p></td><td><p>32</p></td><td><p>65</p></td><td><p>60</p></td><td><p>58</p></td><td><p>215</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Did not meet threshold for referral</p></td><td><p>1</p></td><td><p>5</p></td><td><p>8</p></td><td><p>8</p></td><td><p>22</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>No appropriate service available locally</p></td><td><p>0</p></td><td><p>6</p></td><td><p>8</p></td><td><p>2</p></td><td><p>16</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Referral/action indicated but refused by client</p></td><td><p>6</p></td><td><p>13</p></td><td><p>32</p></td><td><p>22</p></td><td><p>73</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Other</p></td><td><p>102</p></td><td><p>261</p></td><td><p>351</p></td><td><p>334</p></td><td><p>1,048</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Cases needing further follow-up</p></td><td><p>24</p></td><td><p>38</p></td><td><p>43</p></td><td><p>65</p></td><td><p>170</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Grand Total</p></td><td><p>322</p></td><td><p>681</p></td><td><p>905</p></td><td><p>828</p></td><td><p>2,736</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>Note:<br>Figures are for England only</p><p> </p><p>Information is collected on the number of cases seen by liaison and diversion services, not the number of individuals seen. An individual may have been seen by liaison and diversion services on more than one occasion in any given time period.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Gosport more like this
star this property answering member printed Caroline Dinenage more like this
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less than 2019-04-02T13:56:10.84Zmore like thismore than 2019-04-02T13:56:10.84Z
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star this property label Biography information for Caroline Dinenage more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Geraint Davies more like this
1104950
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star this property date less than 2019-03-25more like thismore than 2019-03-25
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Mental Capacity more like this
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25259
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what criteria will be used to determine which professionals can train to become an Approved Mental Capacity Professional; and whether those criteria will be made public. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Swansea West more like this
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Geraint Davies more like this
star this property uin 236263 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-04-02more like thismore than 2019-04-02
star this property answer text <p>Under the Liberty Protection Safeguards, the Approved Mental Capacity Professional criteria will be set out in regulations. Further detail on the role will also be outlined in the Statutory Code of Practice. The Government envisages professionals such as social workers, learning disability nurses, occupational therapists, psychologists and other suitable health and social care professionals could take on the role if they meet the criteria set out in regulations.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Gosport more like this
star this property answering member printed Caroline Dinenage more like this
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less than 2019-04-02T11:42:36.557Zmore like thismore than 2019-04-02T11:42:36.557Z
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4008
star this property label Biography information for Caroline Dinenage more like this
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155
unstar this property label Biography information for Geraint Davies more like this
1039033
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star this property date less than 2019-01-10more like thismore than 2019-01-10
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Maternity Services: Foreign Nationals more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the Ministerial Statement of 12 December 2018 on NHS Overseas Charging Regulations Review 2017, HCWS1174, what assessment was made of the needs of (a) pregnant women and (b) new mothers in that review. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green more like this
star this property uin 207239 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-01-17more like thismore than 2019-01-17
star this property answer text <p>The Department engaged with 79 organisations as part of the process of reviewing the National Health Service (Charges to Overseas Visitors) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 and received 57 formal responses. The Department met with and received responses from a number of organisations with expertise in maternity care, including a royal college, maternity staff groups and maternity stakeholder groups. A number of other organisations and individuals who contributed to the review also commented on the impact of the amendment regulations on maternity service users.</p><p> </p><p>Although maternity treatment must always be regarded as immediately necessary, and therefore not subject to the upfront charging requirement, some evidence suggested that overseas visitors may not always be aware of this. The Department has therefore committed to develop user-friendly, culturally-appropriate guidance, that will clarify that maternity treatment is never subject to the upfront charging requirement and ensure this reaches those who may be impacted. The Department has also updated national guidance (published 24 December 2018) to make clear that termination of pregnancy services are to be regarded as urgent, and therefore not subject to the upfront charging requirement, where the overseas visitor cannot reasonably be expected to leave the UK before the date which an abortion may no longer be a viable option.</p><p> </p><p>As a result of the 2017 amendment regulations some secondary care services, including community midwifery services, have become chargeable. However, these services were already chargeable if delivered by hospital employed or directed staff and the removal of the exemption was important in ensuring that charging rules apply in a fair and consistent manner, regardless of where a service is provided. The exemption from the charging regulations for conditions caused by sexual violence remains in place to protect this vulnerable group.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Wimbledon more like this
star this property answering member printed Stephen Hammond more like this
unstar this property grouped question UIN 207240 more like this
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less than 2019-01-17T12:00:46.13Zmore like thismore than 2019-01-17T12:00:46.13Z
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Hammond more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
1039034
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star this property date less than 2019-01-10more like thismore than 2019-01-10
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Maternity Services: Foreign Nationals more like this
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 and Social Care, with reference to the Written Statement of 12 December 2018 on NHS Overseas Charging Regulations Review 2017, HCWS1174, what discussions he held with (a) healthcare professionals, (b) non-governmental organisations and (c) others with an expertise in maternity care as part of that review. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green more like this
star this property uin 207240 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-01-17more like thismore than 2019-01-17
star this property answer text <p>The Department engaged with 79 organisations as part of the process of reviewing the National Health Service (Charges to Overseas Visitors) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 and received 57 formal responses. The Department met with and received responses from a number of organisations with expertise in maternity care, including a royal college, maternity staff groups and maternity stakeholder groups. A number of other organisations and individuals who contributed to the review also commented on the impact of the amendment regulations on maternity service users.</p><p> </p><p>Although maternity treatment must always be regarded as immediately necessary, and therefore not subject to the upfront charging requirement, some evidence suggested that overseas visitors may not always be aware of this. The Department has therefore committed to develop user-friendly, culturally-appropriate guidance, that will clarify that maternity treatment is never subject to the upfront charging requirement and ensure this reaches those who may be impacted. The Department has also updated national guidance (published 24 December 2018) to make clear that termination of pregnancy services are to be regarded as urgent, and therefore not subject to the upfront charging requirement, where the overseas visitor cannot reasonably be expected to leave the UK before the date which an abortion may no longer be a viable option.</p><p> </p><p>As a result of the 2017 amendment regulations some secondary care services, including community midwifery services, have become chargeable. However, these services were already chargeable if delivered by hospital employed or directed staff and the removal of the exemption was important in ensuring that charging rules apply in a fair and consistent manner, regardless of where a service is provided. The exemption from the charging regulations for conditions caused by sexual violence remains in place to protect this vulnerable group.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Wimbledon more like this
star this property answering member printed Stephen Hammond more like this
unstar this property grouped question UIN 207239 more like this
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less than 2019-01-17T12:00:46.193Zmore like thismore than 2019-01-17T12:00:46.193Z
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1585
star this property label Biography information for Stephen Hammond more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
1047050
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star this property date less than 2019-01-23more like thismore than 2019-01-23
star this property answering body
Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Health Services: Immigrants more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to Public Health England's consultation on the impact of data-sharing arrangements under the memorandum of understanding on the health and healthcare-seeking behaviour of migrants, whether the findings of that consultation will be published; when the results of that consultation will be published; and if he will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green more like this
star this property uin 211731 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-01-31more like thismore than 2019-01-31
star this property answer text <p>On 9 May 2018, the Minister of State for Digital and the Creative Industries (Margot James MP), announced that the Government will be amending the data request arrangements covered under a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between NHS Digital, the Home Office and the Department of Health and Social Care. This would narrow when the Home Office can request non-clinical information from NHS Digital to very limited circumstances.</p><p>The Department commissioned a review from Public Health England (PHE) in 2017 into the impact on public health and health-seeking behaviour of the previous MOU, which was withdrawn on 9 November 2018. The Department has asked PHE to extend their review to provide advice on the potential impact of the narrowed scope of a new MOU. This will be published when it is complete.</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 2019-01-31T17:10:10.993Zmore like thismore than 2019-01-31T17:10:10.993Z
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4065
star this property label Biography information for Jackie Doyle-Price more like this
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4120
unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this
1082270
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star this property date less than 2019-03-05more like thismore than 2019-03-05
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Health Services: Immigrants more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if his Department will publish the full analysis his Department undertook that concluded that the NHS spends £470 on average per person per year on treating people required to pay the immigration health surcharge. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stretford and Urmston more like this
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Kate Green more like this
star this property uin 228723 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-03-12more like thismore than 2019-03-12
star this property answer text <p>The Immigration (Health Charge) (Amendment) Order 2018 was introduced in Parliament on Thursday 11 October 2018 alongside a published impact assessment which is available at the following link:</p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2018/9780111172995/impacts" target="_blank">https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2018/9780111172995/impacts</a></p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Wimbledon more like this
star this property answering member printed Stephen Hammond more like this
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less than 2019-03-12T12:47:07.257Zmore like thismore than 2019-03-12T12:47:07.257Z
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Hammond more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Kate Green more like this