Date lodged: 23 January 2019
To ask the Scottish Government whether, as recommended by the Cross Party Group on Heart Disease report, Beating High Blood Pressure: Scotland’s Silent Killer, it plans to consider the proposal to research the feasibility and cost effectiveness of the provision of BP monitors to people with high blood pressure.
Answered by: Joe FitzPatrick 6 February 2019
The Scottish Government welcomes the Report of the Cross Party Group on Heart Disease and Stroke. The Report was launched on 22 January 2019 and the Scottish Government will consider the Report and individual recommendations in due course.