HC Deb 16 January 1984 vol 52 c75W
Mr. Foulkes

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what are the numbers and percentages of general practitioner principals in each health board area who have consented to arrange for deputising service at night and weekends.

Mr. John MacKay

Information on the numbers and percentage of general medical practitioners who at 1 October 1983 had obtained Health Board consent to enter into regular or standing arrangements with a deputising service is as follows:

Number of unrestricted principals with consent to use a deputising service Number with consent to use a deputising service as a percentage of all unrestricted principals
Argyll and Clyde 60 22
Ayrshire and Arran
Dumfries and Galloway
Forth Valley
Grampian 11 4
Greater Glasgow 502 81
Lanarkshire 102 36
Lothian 85 18
Tayside 65 28