Eating Disorders

Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered on 15th October 2018.

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Photo of Caroline Lucas Caroline Lucas Green, Brighton, Pavilion

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 25 July 2018 to Question 165490 on Eating Disorders, if he will make it his policy to introduce waiting time targets for adults with eating disorders.

Photo of Matthew Hancock Matthew Hancock Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

This Government recognises that early intervention is vital and is committed to ensuring everyone with an eating disorder has access to timely treatment based on clinical need.

There are no current plans to introduce a waiting time standard for adults with an eating disorder.

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