HC Deb 20 July 1970 vol 804 c51W
Mr. Barry Jones

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is his policy regarding appointments to regional hospital boards; and if he will make a statement.

Sir K. Joseph

Appointments to regional hospital boards are made in accordance with Section 11 and Part I of the Third Schedule to the National Health Service Act, 1946. I shall seek to include a wide range of appropriate interests and experience in the membership of each of the English boards.