§ Mr. Murphy
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what recent representations he has received regarding the levels of National Health Service provision in Hertfordshire and in particular the provision of geriatric and psychogeriatric care.
§ Mr. John Patten
The East Hertfordshire health authority has submitted a proposal for a special medical development to provide homely care for psychogeriatric patients in the district. My noble Friend has also received a letter from my hon. Friend the Member for Hertfordshire, North (Mr. Stewart) about psychogeriatric services in north Hertfordshire.