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Pathology: Staff

Question for Department of Health

UIN 68764, tabled on 21 March 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of staffing levels in cellular pathology.

Answered on

24 March 2017

Responsibility for staffing levels rests with individual National Health Service trusts and their boards who are best placed to decide how many staff they need to provide a given service, taking into account skill mix and efficiency.

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Department of Health and Social Care
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