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Prescriptions: Fees and Charges

Volume 502: debated on Monday 14 December 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Health pursuant to the answer of 30 November 2009, Official Report, column 547W, on prescriptions: fees and charges, how many patients have identified cancer and another condition on their FP92A application form since 1 April 2009; and how many such patients identified each other condition. (305258)

This information is not available. The NHS Business Services Authority’s processing system only captures the first ticked box on the medical exemption application form.

To ask the Secretary of State for Health when his Department expects to (a) publish and (b) respond to Professor Ian Gilmore’s review of prescription charges. (306534)

To ask the Secretary of State for Health when the report of the review by Professor Ian Gilmore into prescription charges will be published; and if he will make a statement. (307148)

Professor Gilmore has now submitted his report on the prescription charges review to the Department of Health. His recommendations are now being considered by the Department. We will publish the review’s report and our response to the recommendations in the new year.