Mental Health Units (Use of Force) Bill 2017-19: Committee Stage Report

This House of Commons Library briefing provides information on key provisions in the Mental Health Units (Use of Force) Bill 2017-19. This is a Private Member’s Bill which is seeking to make provision about the oversight and management of the use of force in relation to patients in mental health units. …

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Raising standards of infection prevention and control in the NHS

This House of Commons Library Debate Pack briefing has been prepared for a debate entitled “Raising standards of infection prevention and control in the NHS”. This debate will be led by Jim Shannon MP and will take place in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 15th May 2018, starting at 9.30am. …

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E-Petition 205106 “Stop the privatisation of NHS services”

This House of Commons Library Debate Pack briefing has been prepared in advance of a debate on E-Petition 205106 which calls for an end to “the privatisation of NHS services”. This will be led by Mike Hill MP and will take place in Westminster Hall on Monday 23rd April at 4.30pm.…

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Access and waiting time standards for early intervention in psychosis

This House of Commons Debate Pack briefing has been prepared in anticipation of the debate entitled “Access and waiting time standards for early intervention in psychosis.” This debate is sponsored by Norman Lamb MP and will take place in Westminster Hall on Thursday 15th March 2018 at 1.30pm.…

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Recruitment and retention of NHS staff in Oxfordshire

This House of Commons Library debate pack briefing has been prepared in advance of a debate entitled “Recruitment and retention of NHS staff in Oxfordshire”. This will take place in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 20th February 2018 at 11.30am and will last for 90 minutes. It will be led by Layla Moran MP.…

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Blood cancer care in the NHS

This House of Commons Library debate pack briefing has been prepared in advance of the debate entitled “Blood cancer care in the NHS”. This debate will be led by Henry Smith MP and will take place in Westminster Hall at 2.30pm on Wednesday 17th January 2017. This debate pack contains background information, parliamentary material, press articles and notices, and further reading suggestions which Members may find useful when preparing for this debate.…

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Opposition Day Debate: NHS Winter Pressures

This Commons Library briefing page has been prepared in advance of the Opposition Day Debate entitled “NHS Winter Crisis”. This debate will take place in the House of Commons Chamber on Wednesday 10th January 2018. This page contains some background information as well as parliamentary material and press articles which Members may find useful in preparation for the debate.…

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