General Practitioners: Working Hours

Duchy of Lancaster written question – answered on 27th June 2007.

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Photo of Mark Hoban Mark Hoban Shadow Minister (Treasury)

To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster pursuant to the answer of 6 June 2007, Official Report, column 652W, on general practitioners: working hours,

(1) what work the Delivery Unit has done on out-of-hours care since 2001;

(2) whether the Unit has conducted a joint review of out-of-hours care since 2001.

Photo of Hilary Armstrong Hilary Armstrong Minister of State, Cabinet Office, Minister (Cabinet Office) and Minister (Social Exclusion) and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster

The Prime Minister's Delivery Unit's (PMDU) role is to monitor and report on delivery of the Prime Minister's top delivery and reform priorities. Out-of-hours care is not one of the areas on which PMDU's health team has worked, and PMDU has not conducted a joint review on it since 2001.

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