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Mesothelioma: Health Services

Volume 475: debated on Thursday 15 May 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate his Department has made of the funds and resources required to implement the mesothelioma framework. (204680)

The Department has estimated that implementing the mesothelioma framework will be largely cost neutral as it builds on service structures already in place for the treatment of lung cancer.

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what representations his Department has received on the implementation of the mesothelioma framework. (204681)

The Department received 10 representations on the implementation of mesothelioma in response to a campaign letter seeking support for the ‘Action Mesothelioma Day’ parliamentary reception held on 27 February 2008.