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Endoscopy: Training

Question for Department of Health

UIN 115202, tabled on 22 November 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many clinical endoscopists have been trained to date as part of the accelerated training programme.

Answered on

27 November 2017

To date, 48 clinical endoscopists have completed Health Education England’s accelerated training programme, of which 17 completed training in 2017. A further 40 clinical endoscopists are currently in training across two cohorts and are due to complete the programme in December 2017 and April 2018.

Answered by

Department of Health and Social Care
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