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Operation Cataract

EDM number 1828 in 2001-02, proposed by Geraldine Smith on 28/10/2002.

That this House congratulates Morecambe Bay NHS Hospital Trust, in particular the Chief Executive Ian Cumming and Chairman Idris Williams, for taking advantage of the Government's Overseas Clinical Team Initiative, and their efforts and hard work in bringing a Lancaster a 40 strong South African healthcare team (netcare) to perform approximately 750 cataract operations over the next four weeks; notes that this will reduce waiting times in Morecambe Bay for cataract surgery; further notes that the standard of care provided by Netcare is excellent; and calls on the Government to analyse and identify the reasons for the remarkable success of this initiative with a view to incorporating them as best practice into future initiatives.

This motion has been signed by a total of 38 MPs.

Geraldine Smith28/10/2002Morecambe & LunesdaleLabourProposed
Parmjit Dhanda28/10/2002GloucesterLabourSigned
Brian White28/10/2002North East Milton KeynesLabourSigned
David Taylor28/10/2002North West LeicestershireLabour Co-operativeSigned
Ian Gibson28/10/2002Norwich NorthLabourSigned
Paul Flynn28/10/2002Newport WestLabourSigned
Jim Dobbin28/10/2002Heywood & MiddletonLabour Co-operativeSigned
Hilton Dawson28/10/2002Lancaster & WyreLabourSigned
Tony Cunningham28/10/2002WorkingtonLabourSigned
Tom Cox28/10/2002TootingLabourSigned
Michael Connarty28/10/2002Falkirk EastLabourSigned
Siobhain McDonagh28/10/2002Mitcham & MordenLabourSigned
Eric Martlew28/10/2002CarlisleLabourSigned
Khalid Mahmood28/10/2002Birmingham, Perry BarrLabourSigned
Andrew MacKinlay28/10/2002ThurrockLabourSigned
Terry Lewis28/10/2002WorsleyLabourSigned
Lindsay Hoyle28/10/2002ChorleyLabourSigned
Tom Harris28/10/2002Glasgow, CathcartLabourSigned
Christine Russell28/10/2002Chester, City ofLabourSigned
Martin Caton29/10/2002GowerLabourSigned
Robert Wareing29/10/2002Liverpool, West DerbyLabourSigned
Mike Hancock29/10/2002Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Alan Simpson30/10/2002Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
Lady Hermon30/10/2002North DownUUPSigned
Ann Cryer30/10/2002KeighleyLabourSigned
David Drew30/10/2002StroudLabour Co-operativeSigned
Rudi Vis30/10/2002Finchley & Golders GreenLabourSigned
Andrew George31/10/2002St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Jeff Ennis04/11/2002Barnsley East & MexboroughLabourSigned
Harold Best04/11/2002Leeds North WestLabourSigned
Tony Lloyd04/11/2002Manchester CentralLabourSigned
Greg Pope05/11/2002HyndburnLabourSigned
Syd Rapson05/11/2002Portsmouth NorthLabourSigned
Tony Clarke05/11/2002Northampton SouthLabourSigned
Chris McCafferty06/11/2002Calder ValleyLabourSigned
John McDonnell06/11/2002Hayes & HarlingtonLabourSigned
Alan Meale06/11/2002MansfieldLabourSigned
Desmond Turner06/11/2002Brighton, KemptownLabourSigned

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