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Radiotherapy: Medical Equipment

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 84995, tabled on 4 September 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how much funding he plans to allocate to replacement of linear accelerator radiotherapy machines in use by NHS trusts that are past the recommended 10-year lifespan; and if he will make a statement.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

21 September 2020

Future National Health Service capital funding will be determined as part of the Department’s multi-year settlement at the next Spending Review.

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