§ Mr. Bayley
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many nurses have(a) left NHS employment and (b) completed basic nurse training in north Yorkshire in each of the last five years. 
§ Mr. Horam
Information relating to nurses leaving national health service employment is collected by the Office of Manpower and Economics and is available in the annual report of the Review Body for Nursing staff, Midwives, Health Visitors and Professions Allied to Medicine. Copies of the review body's annual reports are available in the Library.
The hon. Member may wish to contact the English National Board for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting, for details of nurses who have completed basic nurse training.