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.

2876 requests
What proportion of the department's budget is spent on A) Prevention or screening for predominantly men's health issues B) Prevention or screenin...
racism within the NHS
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to mathew5 on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mathew5, Thank you for your email. James Shewbridge has now left the Department, but he was responsible for conducting internal reviews. I have t...
Dear Mr Be, Thank you for your email. Your correspondence of 13 December (our ref: DE-1111113), did not fall under the provisions of the Freedom of In...
Health and Care Communications Boards
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to morris morrison on .

Awaiting classification.

Thank you for contacting the Department of Health. Please note that queries are only monitored between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.  This is an ackn...
Thank you for contacting the Department of Health. Please note that queries are only monitored between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.  This is an ackn...
Funding for Type 1 Diabetes
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Clare Rawlings on .

Information not held.

Our ref: DE-1136953   Dear Ms Rawlings,   Thank you for your correspondence to the Department for Health and Social Care of 15 June about diabet...
Eligibility for Shingles Vaccination
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Mike Farmer on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Farmer, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1143435  )  Your...
Dear Mr Courtney, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1140934  )  Yo...
Links between Bullying and Stress
Follow up sent to Department of Health and Social Care by AIDAN QUINN on .

Information not held.

Hi, it's been a while. We all, totally non -judgementally, hear what you are saying about records no being held. No one is in any way surprised and...
Healthwatch funding
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Ben Carter on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Carter, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1141184  )  Your...
Dear Mr Whelan Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1142711  )  Yours...
Dear Mr Stone, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1141110  )  Yours...
Money allocated for no deal preparations
Request sent to Department of Health and Social Care by Natasha Clark on .

Awaiting response.

Theresa May has confirmed that various departments have been allocated funding for planning for the outcome of no deal in the 2018/19 financial year...
Documents used to support a statement
Clarification sent to Department of Health and Social Care by Steve Baker on .

Awaiting response.

I do not understand why the department has decided to treat my request for clarification of my original FoI request as an entirely new FoI request,...
Official contacts with suppliers
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Matthew Hopkins on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Hopkins, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1140681  )  You...
Dear Mr Payne, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1141181  )  Yours...
Evidence of Chief Medical Officer statement on Novichok
Internal review request sent to Department of Health and Social Care by Saifur Rahman on .

Awaiting internal review.

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews. I am writing to request an internal review of Department of Health...
I'm emailing to request information under the Freedom of Information Act. 1. Please make available any correspondence between the Department of He...
Thank you for contacting the Department of Health. Please note that queries are only monitored between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.  This is an ackn...
Liverpool Pathway
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Brenda Prentice on .

Partially successful.

Dear Brenda Prentice, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1139225  ) ...
Please make available a complete list of all generic and brand names of medicines that have been listed for stockpiling in the event of no deal Brex...
Dear Ms Phillips, The Department has not received a request for an internal review from you. I have taken your email below as a request for an intern...
On the 2nd September 2008, Professor Ken Woods, Chief Executive sent a letter "Human papillomavirus (HPV) immunisation programme - reporting adverse...
Legitiment Questions
Request sent to Department of Health and Social Care by Brenda Prentice on .

Awaiting response.

legitimate questions A Government response about Historic cases below: https://publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201719/cmselect/cmpubadm/1479/147...
1. Please supply all information you hold on the number of children who in the last ten years have had proven episodes of those infectious diseases...

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