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.

3041 requests

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Dear Mr Burnett Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1128468 )  Yours...
Shrewsbury and Telford NHS deaths inquiry
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Miles Sibley on .

Awaiting classification.

  Our ref: DE-1128094   Dear Mr Sibley,   Thank you for your correspondence of 12 April about Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust.  I ap...
Policy/Expert Advisers
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to David Spencer on .

Awaiting classification.

Please find attached the Department's response to your recent FOI request. Please note: Incoming and outgoing email messages are routinely monitored...
Please find attached the Department's response to your recent FOI request. Please note: Incoming and outgoing email messages are routinely monitored...
GP services in South East England
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Liam Ward on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Ward, My internal review into FOI-1113214 is now complete. My response is attached for your information. Kind regards, James James Shewbridg...
Please share the current version of Hospital Building Note 20 relevant for England or any equivalent guidelines that mortuaries adhere to. There is...
Funding to Day Centres and Respite Homes
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Liam Kennedy on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Kennedy, My internal review into the Department's handling of FOI-1119365 is now complete and I attach a copy of my response for your informat...
Patient / lunatic / mental health act
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Master_Stuart on .

Handled by postal mail.

Our ref: DE-1125128   Dear Mr McDougall,   Thank you for your correspondence of 21 March about the Mental Health Act 1983.  I have been asked to...
Hello Charlotte,   In short war memorials do not fall within the remit of DHSC.  You may wish contact the Department for Culture Media and Sport w...
Viagra / Sildenafil Prescriptions
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Will Hayes on .

Awaiting classification.

Please find attached the Department's response to your recent FOI request. Please note: Incoming and outgoing email messages are routinely monitored...
Ethnicities of Doctors
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Arub Syed on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Ms Syed, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1125837  )  Yours...
Number of Abortions 2017

Awaiting classification.

Dear Ms Costa, I am so very sorry to have sent you the incorrect response to your recent FOI to the DHSC. Please find attached the correct reply a...
1) Our FOI request of 26th Jan 2018 (your Ref: DE – 1117 037) asked which of over 50% of treatments most commonly used in the NHS in 2009, found th...
Autism Spectrum Disorder and GP Coding
Request to Department of Health and Social Care by A.E.. Annotated by A.E. on .

Awaiting internal review.

To anyone following this request, please find following information relating to it: "Should People Register as Autistic?" (2015) https://www.huffing...
Dear Ms Meyer Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1124268  )  Yours...
Impact studies concerning UK's exit from EU
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Mark Edwards on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Edwards, I apologise for the length of time it has taken to provide our response to your internal review request of FOI 1105996. The review is...
Pricing of Kevyis
Request sent to Department of Health and Social Care by Mr B Elkington on .

Long overdue.

In reply to DE-1101850, the dept has stated that the £4,110 a box price of Keveyis was informed by the fact that there were only 50 patients in the...
thank you for your message Yours faithfully, Arub Syed
Dear Mr Smith, Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1120487  )  Yours...
Pension forecasting
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Emma Davids on .

Awaiting classification.

  Our ref: DE-1120691   Dear Ms Davids, Thank you for your correspondence of 19 February about the NHS.  I have been asked to reply. The Fre...
Dear Ms Bernstein, You internal review request was previously allocated to a colleague but due to staffing issues has been escalated to me to complete...
Please provide information on the following in relation to each of the NIHR research funding boards: - whether there has ever been an impact assess...
Dear Mr Burnett Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref:1119893)  Yours since...
Publication scheme
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Peter Mahon on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Mahon Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response to your recent FOI request (our ref:  1118744)  Yours since...
General Data Protection Regulation
Response by Department of Health and Social Care to Jonathan Tyrell on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Tyrell, I apologise for the length of time it has taken to carry out your requested Internal Review of FOI-1090935. The review is now complet...

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