Portfolio Questions - 20 February 2019

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Published on 20 Feb 2019, 15:42
Health and Sport

1. Richard Lyle: To ask the Scottish Government what the NHS policy is on prescribing wigs for patients receiving private healthcare. (S5O-02879)
2. Bruce Crawford: [Withdrawn] (S5O-02880)
3. Gil Paterson: To ask the Scottish Government how the roll-out of the GP Premises Sustainability Fund will help reduce barriers to the recruitment of GPs. (S5O-02881)
4. Claudia Beamish: To ask the Scottish Government what role third sector organisations such as Healthy Valleys in Lanark play in supporting preventative health and other community-led health
initiatives. (S5O-02882)
5. Liam Kerr: To ask the Scottish Government what plans it has to review the NRAC funding formula for NHS boards. (S5O-02883)
6. Joan McAlpine: To ask the Scottish Government how it has enhanced the role of clinical nurse specialists in the NHS and what the benefits have been. (S5O-02884)
7. Stewart Stevenson: To ask the Scottish Government what it is doing to ensure that its commitment to develop rural clinics aligns with the needs of NHS boards and clinicians. (S5O02885)
8. Rhoda Grant: To ask the Scottish Government for how many hours on-call ambulance drivers can safely work in addition to their dayshift. (S5O-02886)
9. Alasdair Allan: To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on plans to replace St Brendan's Hospital on Barra. (S5O-02887)
10. Annabelle Ewing: To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on out of-hours urgent care in NHS Fife. (S5O-02888)
11. Bill Kidd: To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to support the upgrade of sports pitches in Anniesland to 3G multi-use game areas. (S5O-02889)
12. Neil Bibby: To ask the Scottish Government whether it will provide an update on infection control measures at the Royal Alexandra Hospital and NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde. (S5O02890)
13. Murdo Fraser: To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to ensure the full reopening of the Pitlochry minor injuries unit. (S5O-02891)
14. Michelle Ballantyne: To ask the Scottish Government how it ensures that patients being prescribed opiates have all other options explained to them by their doctor. (S5O-02892)
15. Claire Baker: To ask the Scottish Government what targeted support it has provided to NHS Fife in each year since 2014 to tackle childhood obesity. (S5O-02893)
16. Gillian Martin: To ask the Scottish Government what impact the CAMHS taskforce at NHS Grampian has had on mental health treatment for adolescents. (S5O-02894)
17. Tom Arthur: To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to reduce health inequalities. (S5O-02895)
18. Elaine Smith: To ask the Scottish Government what the average waiting time is in NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde for a hip operation. (S5O-02896)
19. Maureen Watt: To ask the Scottish Government how it supports young people from deprived communities to positively engage in sporting activities. (S5O-02897)
20. James Kelly: To ask the Scottish Government when it last met NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde. (S5O-02898)

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