National Health Service

– Scottish Parliament written question – answered on 31st July 2007.

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Question S3W-2210

To ask the Scottish Executive how many and what percentage of patients were given the wrong treatment because of incorrect information provided on wristbands in each of the last five years, broken down by NHS board and parliamentary constituency.

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Question S3W-2211

To ask the Scottish Executive how many and what percentage of patients’ wristbands were (a) typed and (b) handwritten in each of the last five years, broken down by NHS board and parliamentary constituency.

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Question S3W-2212

To ask the Scottish Executive how many reported mistakes were made because of illegible handwriting on patients’ wristbands in each of the last five years, broken down by NHS board and parliamentary constituency.

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