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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-06251: Neil Findlay (Lothian)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 17 January 2017

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5W-05864 by Shona Robison on 17 January 2017, whether it will provide the information that was requested regarding how often the words or phrases, “inequality” and “inverse care law”, appear in its new Health and Social Care Delivery Plan.

Answered by: Shona Robison 26 January 2017

In the original response to question S5W-05864 asked by Neil Findlay MSP, it was stated: 'the word "inequalities" occurs three times in the Health and Social Care Delivery Plan'. There is no mention of the phrase "inverse care law" in the Health and Social Care Delivery Plan.