§ 66. Mr. Blenkinsop
asked the Minister of Health how many doctors are acting as assistants to general practitioners as at the latest available date; and how many have been in this position for two years or more.
§ Mr. Vaughan-Morgan
On 1st July, 1956, there were in England and Wales 1,546 doctors acting as assistants to general practitioners in the National Health Service; 649 of them had been assistants for two years or more, 539 with the same principal.