HC Deb 20 October 1994 vol 248 c309W
Mr. Morgan

To ask the Secretary of State for Health if she will list those regions, areas and general practitioner practices which are participating in an incentive prescribing scheme; when the schemes started; for how long they are intended to run; and what arrangements she is making to set up an independent review of the results.

Mr. Malone

Prescribing incentive schemes were introduced on a pilot basis for non-fundholding general

List of FHSAs Participating in the 1993–94 Nationally Approved Practice based Prescribing Incentive Scheme
Northern Yorkshire Trent East Anglia North East Thames South East Thames
Cleveland Humberside Lincolnshire Cambridgeshire Essex East Sussex
Cumbria North Yorkshire Doncaster Norfolk Camden and Islington Bromley
Durham Bradford Sheffield Suffolk Enfield and Haringey Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham
Gateshead Calderdale Barking and Havering Greenwich and Bexley
South Tyneside Kirklees City and East London Kent
Sunderland Leeds Redbridge and Waltham Forest
Newcastle Wakefield
North Tyneside

List of FHSAs participating in the 1993–94 nationally approved practice based prescribing incentive scheme
Oxford South Western West Midlands Mersey North Western
Berkshire Avon Coventry Cheshire Lancashire
Buckinghamshire Cornwall Solihull Liverpool Bolton
Northamptonshire Devon Staffordshire Sefton Bury
Oxfordshire Gloucestershire Walsall St. Helens Manchester
Somerset Wirral Oldham

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