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Doctors And Psychiatrists

Volume 931: debated on Saturday 5 March 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many medical officers and psychiatrists are employed in the Scottish Prison Service; at which prisons they are employed; and how many are women.

At present three full-time and 21 short-time medical officers and 15 part-time consultant psychiatrists provide medical and psychiatric services at all penal establishments in Scotland. One part-time medical officer and one psychiatrist are women.