GP Services in East Kilbride – Update

Dr Lisa Cameron, SNP MP for East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow, shared details of six letters she had written to Lanarkshire Health Board in connection to concerns about the practice dated between October 2020 and January 2023. The Ferret has also seen a letter she wrote to cabinet secretary, Humza Yousaf, in July 2021 raisingContinue reading “GP Services in East Kilbride – Update”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP recognised in 100 List 2023 of Women at Westminster

A privilege to be recognised in the 100 List of Women at Westminster this year for International Women’s Day along with my Westminster office manager Roberta Kirosingh. Certainly couldn’t have achieved this without my staff supporting me to lead up on my inclusion work with the Disability All Party Parliamentary Group. Thank you to everyoneContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP recognised in 100 List 2023 of Women at Westminster”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP, Chair of Health APPG meets with Medical Device Professionals

I was pleased to meet with professionals in our health sector who are providing medical devices to support patient independence. I heard about the difficulties ensuing currently with patient supply of devices and will ensure to raise this at the highest level with the Health Secretary.

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Cervical Cancer Screening

As Chair of the Health All Party Group in Parliament, I am backing the Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust Campaign for Cervical Screening to prevent and treat cervical cancer at the earliest stage. Research shows that as many as one third of women in our constituency don’t attend screening appointments and I want to support betterContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Cervical Cancer Screening”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Share Alike Cost of Living Campaign

Lovely to visit Share Alike in East Kilbride and help them with their cost of living campaign providing winter warmer hampers to those in need. If you know of anyone who may benefit from this locally please do let me know on Thank you so much to Anne Marie and the team!

Dr Lisa Cameron MP leads Hospice Energy Bill Campaign

Vital to be leading on the hospice campaign requesting Government support on energy costs. Hospices including our own Kilbryde and St Andrews are facing exorbitant bills because they need to keep their premises warm for crucial end of life care. I am writing to the Secretary of State in my capacity as Chair of theContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP leads Hospice Energy Bill Campaign”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP leads debate on Cryptocurrency Regulation

Since a local constituent was in touch with me to let me know about how they were scammed online, I have repeatedly raised the need for Cryptocurrency regulation in parliament. I was pleased to lead a debate on this issue and to speak with the Minister. Government have since opened a consultation on this soContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP leads debate on Cryptocurrency Regulation”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP Chairs Psychology All Party Group on Children’s Mental Health

It was very inspiring to hear directly from young people this week in parliament for Mental Health Week about their journey to and through CAMHS. We will ensure that the wonderful young people who spoke have a hearing with the Mental Health Minister so that services can be developed that meet their needs.