HL Deb 18 May 2004 vol 661 cc81-2WA
Earl Howe

asked Her Majesty's Government:

How many integrated continence services have been established to date in line with the Older People's National Service Framework. [HL2783]

Lord Warner

Implementing this milestone and monitoring progress is the responsibility of strategic

general practitioners), both in absolute numbers and numbers per population, have been employed full time in England and Wales in the years 1997 to date. [HL2687]

Lord Warner

Information on the number of headcount and whole time equivalent general practitioners (excluding GP retainers and GP registrars) per 100,000 population in England and Wales each year since 1997 is shown in table 1.

The number of GPs working full time and part time in England and Wales is shown in table 2.

health authorities. Monitoring information on progress with this milestone is not collected centrally.