§ 1. Mr. E. Johnson
asked the Minister of Health how many supplies officers are employed for the five hospital management committees in Manchester; what additional staff is employed for this purpose; and what is the annual cost.
§ The Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Health (Miss Edith Pitt)
One whole-time and three who also have other duties; there are three deputies, and about fifty employees in the general administrative, clerical and ancillary grades; a precise apportionment of cost is not available.