Last week Dan was delighted to be able to participate at in the Healthy Child Programme and Family Nurse Partnership Launch at Trinity Park. This was organised by Bronwen Whittaker, Lead Nurse Children & Young People's Integrated Services at Suffolk County Council and her fantastic team.
The launch was attended by some of Suffolk's leading healthcare professionals. Dan spoke to them about the government's commitment to early years provision for children; making sure that we get it right for children from the earliest possible time.
He then spoke about the increase in the number of heath visitors over the last four years. There are now 2300 more health visitors nationally. They play such an important role in helping to create a stable home and family environment for young mums and families.
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Homelessness among Refugees — [Sir Henry Bellingham in the Chair] (17 Jul 2018)
Daniel Poulter: I congratulate the hon. Lady on securing today’s debate. It must have struck all of us in the Chamber that any of the challenges she has outlined that refugees face in beginning to engage with life in the UK—whether it be opening a bank account, getting a national insurance number or accessing appropriate healthcare—would be difficult for a British citizen to do within a...
Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Psychiatry: Consultants (16 Jul 2018)
Daniel Poulter: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many specialist older adult Consultant Psychiatrists worked in the NHS in England in each year since 2009 (a) in total and (b) as FTE.