Department of Health and Social Care

A ministerial department, also called DHSC

Known as the the Department of Health (DH) until January 2018.

The department is responsible for health and social care in England.[1] The Department provides strategic leadership to the NHS and social care organisations in England.[2]

FOI requests relating to Connecting for Health, the national programme for NHS information technology, including summary care records, can be made to the Department of Health and Social Care. Connecting for Health is a directorate of the Department of Health and Social Care. Requests to the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) can also be made via the Department for Health and Social Care.

The department hosts the Scientific Pandemic Influenza Group on Modelling (SPI-M) and the New and Emerging Respiratory Virus Threats Advisory Group (NERVTAG).

3708 requests
Dear Mr Cruise, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1260986 ).  Your...
Can you provide the stats for: Numbers of NHS registered Medical Centres and Clinics there are in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland....
Staff exposed to Covid-19 forced to work
Request sent to Department of Health and Social Care by Amanda Hart on .

Awaiting response.

FoI request: Please kindly provide your records of active guidance and regulations to NHS staff members working in hospitals who are living with som...
Can you provide the stats for: Numbers of NHS registered Medical Centres and Clinics there are in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland....
This is an acknowledgement - please do not reply to this email. Thank you for contacting the Department of Health and Social Care.  We are currentl...
Masks in shops
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to craig smith on .

Delayed.

Our ref: DE-1259987   Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for your correspondence.   We are very sorry to read of the issue/s you have described and unde...
Exercise Cygnus
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to C. Williams on .

Long overdue.

Dear Mr/Ms Williams, Thank you for your request of 29 March 2020 under the Freedom of Information Act (Ref: FOI-1213168). I am writing to inform y...
Our ref: DE-1257736      Dear Mr Christodoulou,       Thank you for your correspondence of 18 September about fluoride. I have been asked to rep...
PPE breakdown for March 2020
Request to Department of Health and Social Care by Amanda Hart. Annotated by Amanda Hart on .

Long overdue.

Chased ICO re IC-43946-V1D0 20th October 2020.
Dear Mr Bruckner, Thank you for your email. The Freedom of Information Act only applies to recorded information such as paper or electronic archive m...
Role of Baroness Harding of Winscombe
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Thomas Pashby on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Pashby, Thank you for your email. The Freedom of Information Act only applies to recorded information such as paper or electronic archive mat...
This is an acknowledgement - please do not reply to this email. Thank you for contacting the Department of Health and Social Care.  We are currentl...
Dear Mr Lakeman, Thank you for your email. As set out in DHSC's email to you of 24 September, the internal review is now complete. As you are not con...
This is an acknowledgement - please do not reply to this email. Thank you for contacting the Department of Health and Social Care.  We are currentl...
19th December, 2018
Request to Department of Health and Social Care by Amanda Hart. Annotated by Amanda Hart on .

Long overdue.

Informed ICO still no response from authority despite ICO decision notice ordering them to comply. Just a few days left to comply before it lapses.
Covid safety analysis
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Amanda Hart on .

Successful.

Dear Ms Hart, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1257669).  Yours s...
Salary of Dame Dido Harding
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to J Peters on .

Awaiting response.

This is an acknowledgement - please do not reply to this email. Thank you for contacting the Department of Health and Social Care.  We are currentl...
This is an acknowledgement - please do not reply to this email. Thank you for contacting the Department of Health and Social Care.  We are currentl...
Dear Mr Dinsmore, Thank you for your email. I apologise for the length of time it is taking to respond to your FOI request. Please note that an inter...
This is an acknowledgement - please do not reply to this email. Thank you for contacting the Department of Health and Social Care.  We are currentl...
This is an acknowledgement - please do not reply to this email. Thank you for contacting the Department of Health and Social Care.  We are currentl...
False Positve Percentage
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to ken frost on .

Delayed.

Dear Mr Frost, Thank you for your email. I apologise for the length of time it is taking to respond to your FOI request. Please note that an internal...
Companies contacted for covid testing
Follow up sent to Department of Health and Social Care by Robert Davidson on .

Long overdue.

Please will you provide an update on the timescale for this request and your response . Yours faithfully, Robert Davidson
This is an acknowledgement - please do not reply to this email. Thank you for contacting the Department of Health and Social Care.  We are currentl...
Essex Covid Higher Tier Decision
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Ian Smith on .

Awaiting classification.

This is an acknowledgement - please do not reply to this email. Thank you for contacting the Department of Health and Social Care.  We are currentl...

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