HC Deb 04 November 1992 vol 213 c292W
Mrs. Lait

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what consideration is being given to encouraging general practitioners to ensure that patients' records indicate whether a patient is also a carer.

Dr. Mawhinney

Every general practitioner needs to use professional judgement to decide what his or her patient's medical records need to contain to help with diagnosis, treatment and health care. We have no plans to intervene in these professional decisions.

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