§ Mrs. Renée Short
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what are the total payments to general practitioners in fees for obstetric services in England and Wales, listed for each National Health Service region.
§ Dr. Vaughan
Payments to general practitioners in 1978–79 for maternity medical services provided under the National Health Service for each English region Wales were as follows:
£'000s Northern 1,008 Yorkshire 1,287 Trent 1,536 E Anglia 616 N W Thames 878 N E Thames 1,069 S E Thames 976 S W Thames 771 Wessex 907 Oxford 888 South Western 1,140 West Midlands 1,907 Mersey 814 North Western 1,291 Total (England) 15,088 Wales 861 Total (England and Wales) 15,949