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|15 Nov 2017, 11:03 a.m.||Endoscopy: Training||Andrew Bridgen|
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of additional NHS endoscopies that will be performed annually by 2020 as a result of the additional number of clinical endoscopists in training under the accelerated training programme.
Answer (Philip Dunne)
Health Education England estimates that the additional 200 clinical endoscopists being training through the accelerated training programme will result in approximately 225,000 additional procedures a year.