HC Deb 04 July 1985 vol 82 c224W
Rev. Martin Smyth

asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will publish a table showing hospital inpatient costs by type of hospital, expressed in pounds per patient per week for Northern Ireland.

Mr. Chris Patten

The information requested is as follows:

Type of Hospital Cost per patient per week (year ended 31 March 1984)
Acute 556
Mainly Acute 423
Partly Acute 354
Sub Acute 311
Mainly Long Stay 346
Long Stay 239
Maternity 590
Psychiatric (Mental Illness) 220
Psychiatric (Mental Handicap) 217
Tuberculosis and Chest 481
Teaching 657
Other 407