asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will publish a table showing, for each of the past five years, the amount of fees collected from private patients in National Health Ser-
|SSHA||East Kilbride Dev Corp||Glenrothes Dev Corp||Cumbernauld Dev Corp||Livingston Dev Corp||Irvine Dev Corp|
|No. of houses sold||…||…||8||144||298||456||15||Nil|
|No. of inquiries received||…||4,434||2,084||1,105||2,100||318||337|
|No. of sales being negotiated||…||2,088||486||151||192||60||21|
vice establishments, the amount of these payments which are regarded as arrears and the amount which has been written off as bad debts.
The accounts which health boards submit to my Department do not distinguish between arrears and bad debts. The table below sets out the income from private patients and the amounts written off due to default on payments.
|Financial year||Income||Amount written off|