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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On 20 December 2002, the Secretary of State for Health, the Prescription Pricing Authority and the 28 English Strategic Health Authorities issued proceedings in the High Court Chancery Division against Norton Healthcare Limited, Norton Pharmaceuticals Limited, Regent-GM Laboratories, Goldshield Group PLC, Goldshield Pharmaceuticals Limited and Forley Generics Limited, claiming damages of more than GBP28 million plus interest.
This was a point accepted by Cameron who told MPs last year: "Francis does not blame any specific policy, he does not blame the last Secretary of State for Health and he says that we should not seek scapegoats.
Jeremy Hunt MP, Secretary of State for Health, needs to get to grips with the top bureaucracy in the NHS before they, the bureaucrats in the Foundation trusts, are let loose on the actual health workers - those who deliver the care and attention the patients need.
SHADOW Secretary of State for Health Andy Burnham will be entitled to put his feet up when he gets to his seat at Goodison today.
I AGREE with Jeremy Hunt the Secretary of State for Health that the culture inside the NHS should change and be more open.
Mr Cameron's official spokesman said: "Is the Prime Minister working very closely with the Secretary of State for Health on health matters with a particular focus around A&E?
Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt has written to all MEPs urging them to back the Directive to improve public health and protect young people.
EYES OF Swavesey Opticians in South Cambridgeshire received a visit from local MP and former Secretary of State for Health, Andrew Lansley, last week (January 3).
The PSA was commissioned to develop the standards by the Secretary of State for Health in July 2011 and submitted its final advice in 2012.
In order to ensure thorough consideration of these matters, I have written to the Secretary of State for Health to inform him that I now plan to complete my work in time to deliver my report to him by early January 2013.
Lady Bottomley, former Secretary of State for Health in a previous Conservative Government, will be pleased as she is a director of BUPA.
In February this year 50 members of the LSHTM, in an open letter, called on the UK Secretary of State for Health to act now to avoid a "fat tsunami" in the NHS.

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