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S5W-05705: Jackie Baillie (Dumbarton)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 19 December 2016

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to the sixth supplementary to question S5F-00643 by the First Minister on 15 December 2016 (Official Report, c. 16), how many women have been transferred for treatment outwith (a) their NHS board area and (b) Scotland due to a lack of neonatal facilities in each of the last five years.

Answered by: Aileen Campbell 16 January 2017

Although data on pregnant women treated outwith their NHS board area are collected locally the specific reason for this are not held centrally.