Ministerial role

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Quality

Responsibilities

The minister is responsible for quality at the Department of Health. Responsibilities include:

  • NHS England
  • primary care, including dentistry, urgent care and winter planning
  • Clinical Commissioning Groups
  • economic regulation and provider policy
  • medicines, pharmacy and industry
  • patient experience
  • International, including Foreign nationals and Migrant access
  • patient safety including health care acquired infection
  • NHS and DH finance

Previous holders of this role

  1. The Rt Hon Earl Howe

    • 2010 to 2015

Announcements

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  1. Armed Forces and Hindu communities celebrate Raksha Bandhan

    • News story
  2. Commemorating a century of Muslim military service

    • News story
  3. NHS charges from April 2015

    • Statement to Parliament
  4. NHS medicines pricing deal with pharmaceutical industry

    • News story
  5. Public Health Responsibility Deal pledge for builders’ health

    • Speech
  6. Changes proposed to pharmacy regulation

    • News story
  7. Expert body given responsibility to look at the benefits medicines bring to wider society

    • Press release
  8. Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013 starts tomorrow

    • News story
  9. Press Release: Government unveils healthcare sector export champion

    • Announcement
  10. Competition launched to support mental health sufferers and end of life care

    • News story