Waiting Lists (Buckinghamshire)

Health written question – answered on 6th November 2001.

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Photo of John Bercow John Bercow Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many people were on the waiting list in Buckinghamshire for hospital treatment in each of the last four years; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Hazel Blears Hazel Blears Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health)

The numbers of patients waiting for hospital treatment between March 1997 and March 2001 are shown in the table.

Inpatient waiting list data for Buckinghamshire health authority
Quarter Size of inpatient waiting list
March 1997 14,039
June 1997 14,253
September 1997 15,276
December 1997 16,154
March 1998 16,149
June 1998 15,706
September 1998 14,878
December 1998 14,679
March 1999 13,069
June 1999 13,795
September 1999 14,000
December 1999 13,854
March 2000 12,604
June 2000 12,937
September 2000 13,252
December 2000 13,535
March 2001 13,332
June 2001 13,604

Source:

QF01 quarterly waiting times return, Department of Health.

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