HL Deb 23 February 1994 vol 552 c53WA
Baroness Fisher of Rednal

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Who is responsible for ensuring that their guidelines for patient care are observed in National Health Service trust hospitals.

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (Baroness Cumberlege)

It is for National Health Service trust boards to ensure that their trusts observe guidelines for patient care issued by the department.