§ Mr. Pavitt
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what plans he has for establishing new oncological centres; and how many new posts he expects to create in the next three years.
§ Sir K. Joseph
I have approved in principle the establishment of four regional centres to serve the areas covered by the Leeds, Manchester, South-West Metropolitan and Wessex Regional Hospital Boards. My Department has not yet
Hospital Scheme Capital development works Hartlepool General … … Scheme II of major development. Temporary psychiatric out-patient Department (enabling measure for Scheme II). Improvement Schemes Hartlepool General … … Reprovision and improvement of Garages. Out-patient Clinic and Laboratory improvements. Brierton Hospital … … Geriatric Ward upgrading. Minor Schemes Allocated to group hospitals Fire precautions. Medical and surgical equipment vehicles. Furniture and equipment for staff residential accommodation. Furniture and equipment for geriatric wards.