HC Deb 13 February 1967 vol 741 cc4-5W
18. Mr. John Page

asked the Minister of Health which categories of pensioners are required to make a contribution from their incomes to their own upkeep while they are non-fee-paying patients in hospitals; whether any other categories of patient are required to make similar contributions; and what is the size of such contributions.

Mr. K. Robinson

Maintenance in hospital is provided free for all National Health Service patients.