Secretary of State for Health


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Secretary of State for Health

A member of the UK cabinet who is responsible for the Department of Health.
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A spokesperson for NHS Northumberland Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) said: "The changes to Rothbury Community Hospital have been referred to the Secretary of State for Health by Northumberland County Council's Health and Wellbeing Overview and Scrutiny Committee.
During the committee session Mr Doughty said he was "intrigued by the cat that the minister let slip out of the bag, which is that the Secretary of State for Health or perhaps the Secretary of State for Education might exercise the powers".
SECRETARY OF STATE FOR HEALTH, Jeremy Hunt, has spoken for the first time since being reappointed as part of the new cabinet.
Now he has received a reply from Buckingham Palace saying his request will be sent to the Secretary of State for Health.
Plus, we hear from the Optical Confederation's public affairs team, who have had a busy autumn at the party conferences, including successful introductions with Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt, and Shadow Secretary of State for Health, Andy Burnham (page 12).
NHS Property Services is a private limited company wholly owned by the Secretary of State for Health and was set up to manage estates that were previously owned, leased or managed by Primary Care Trusts and Strategic Health Authorities.
He added after the Chancellor said a 1% pay increase for nurses this year was affordable, Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt is now talking about a further pay
Dr Ed Bache, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Birmingham Children's Hospital, and Dr Scott Hackett, Consultant in Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology at Heartlands Hospital, were two of 118 medics calling for the introduction of the meningococcal B (MenB) vaccine by writing to the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt.
The MoU was signed by Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad and Secretary of State for Health, UK, Jeremy Richard Hunt last evening in Geneva.
In Rv Secretary of State for Health and Kent County Council, expB [1999] 1 FLR 656, the High Court found that a bar on fostering by convicted sex offenders is lawful.
Secretary of state for health Andrew Lansley will kick off the debate at Central Hall in Westminster on 2 February, with a keynote speech providing insight into the coalition's public health strategy and what it will mean for the food and drink sector.
Ms Milton said: "There have been informal, but no formal, discussions between the Secretary of State for Health and the Welsh Assembly Government.

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