(2) if he will audit the range of provision of contraception offered within in each primary care trust area.
The memorandum of understanding between the Department and strategic health authorities (SHAs) is currently being agreed and SHAs will be asked to report progress quarterly. The first report will be received in December 2008.
Primary care trusts undertook a national baseline questionnaire of contraceptive services in 2006. The Department of Health document “Findings of the Baseline Review of Contraceptive Services” (2007) has already been placed in the Library.