– Scottish Parliament written question – answered on 21st March 2011.
To ask the Scottish Executive what percentage of (a) children and (b) adults in the Lothians region has had access to an NHS dentist in each quarter since September 2007.
The information requested is shown in the following table.
Percentage of Population Registered with a Dentist under NHS General Dental Services Arrangements in Lothian
|Quarter Ending||Practice Postcode||Patient Postcode|
Source: MIDAS (Management Information and Dental Accounting System).
1. The NHS board area in which a registered patient lives may not be the same NHS board area in which their dental practice is located.
2. ISD Scotland began publishing registration data by patient postcode and ceased publishing by practice postcode in August 2010.
3. Mid-year population estimates are used to calculate the percentage registered and are sourced from the General Register Office.
Yes2 people think so
No0 people think not
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