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Medical Staffs

Volume 86: debated on Thursday 14 November 1985

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asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will break down by grade, sex, full and part-time staff the numbers in Northern Ireland of (a) radiographers, (b) speech therapists, (c) clinical psychologists, (d) hospital pharmacists, (e) medical laboratory scientific officers, (f) medical physics technicians and (g) physiological measurement technicians.

The information as at 30 June 1985 is as follows. It should be noted that medical laboratory scientific officers were formerly known as medical laboratory technicians. As both titles are still in use, an additional table has been included for the latter.

Description and Grade

Total

Full-time

Part-time

Male

Female

Male

Female

Male

Female

Probationary Clinical Psychologist11
Total141914172

(d) Hospital Pharmacists

Description and Grade

Total

Full-time

Part-time

Male

Female

Male

Female

Male

Female

Area Pharmaceutical Officer2121
Pharmaceutical Officer1515
District Pharmaceutical Officer8484
Area Pharmacist 411
Principal Pharmacist4646
Staff Pharmacist125212484
Basic Grade Pharmacist9189153
Senior Pharmacist
Total378637797

(e) (i) Medical Laboratory Scientific Officers

Description and Grade

Total

Full-time

Part-time

Male

Female

Male

Female

Male

Female

Principal Medical Laboratory Scientific Officer11
Senior Chief Medical Laboratory Scientific Officer111111
Chief Medical Laboratory Scientific Officer423423
Senior Medical Laboratory Scientific Officer472847235
Medical Laboratory Scientific Officer1061051068421
Junior Medical Laboratory Scientific Officer B191819162
Junior Medical Laboratory Scientific Officer A5353
Total23115823113028

(e) (ii)Medical Laboratory Technicians

Description and Grade

Total

Full-time

Part-time

Male

Female

Male

Female

Male

Female

Senior Chief Medical Laboratory Technician55
Chief Medical Laboratory Technician2121
Senior Medical Laboratory Technician269269
Medical Laboratory Technician343234248
Junior Medical Laboratory Technician B1181153
Junior Medical Laboratory Technician A4141
Total101501013911

(f) Medical Physics Technicians

Description and Grade

Total

Full-time

Part-time

Male

Female

Male

Female

Male

Female

Principal Medical Physics Technician
Medical Physics Technician 1
Medical Physics Technician 2163163
Medical Physics Technician 3127127
Medical Physics Technician 4175175
Junior Medical Physics Technician22
Total47154715

(g) Physiological and Measurement Technicians

Description and Grade

Total

Full-time

Part-time

Male

Female

Male

Female

Male

Female

Senior Chief Physiological Measurement Technician2121
Chief Physiological Measurement Technician27261
Senior Physiological Measurement Technician9279243
Physiological Measurement Technician9529439
Total2287227413