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National Health Service Manpower, Greater London

Volume 175: debated on Tuesday 3 July 1990

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To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will give for each district health authority within Greater London the most recent manpower figures

National Health Service nursing and midwifery, medical and dental and professional and technical staff in post for each district within Greater London as at 30 September 1988
Whole-time equivalent1
Districts within Regional Health AuthoritiesNursing and midwifery2Medical and dental3Professional and technical
North West Thames Regional Health Authority
Barnet2,870180460
Harrow1,430140350
Hillingdon2,060190450
Hounslow and Spelthorne2,030150390
Ealing1,760130270
Parkside4,060460800
Riverside3,7505001,000
North East Thames Regional Health Authority
Hampstead2,120310600
Bloomsbury3,2105401,040
Islington1,510160340
City and Hackney2,620360720
Newham1,410140260
Tower Hamlets2,390330610
Enfield1,500100240
Haringey1,350110310
Redbridge1,52090210
Waltham Forest2,660140380
South East Thames Regional Health Authority
Bexley1,58090240
Greenwich2,050180450
Bromley2,180170370
West Lambeth2,370340550
Camberwell2,310350580
Lewisham and North Southwark3,550530930
South West Thames Regional Health Authority
Croydon2,300140410
Kingston and Esher1,550110250
Richmond and Twickenham1,26080290
Wandsworth2,940400570
Merton and Sutton2,590180520

expressed as whole-time equivalents for (a) nurses and midwives, (b) doctors and dentists and (c) professional and technical staff.

[holding answer 26 June 1990]: The requested information is shown in the table. September 1988 are the latest available data broken down to this level of detail.

Whole-time equivalent

1

Districts within Regional Health Authorities

Nursing and midwifery

2

Medical and dental

3

Professional and technical

London Postgraduate Special Health Authorities4,9101,2101,500

1 All figures are independently rounded to the nearest ten (10) whole-time equivalents.

2 Includes agency.

3 Includes Permanent Paid, Honorary and Locum Staff. Excludes Consultants and Senior Registrars in Non-Teaching District Health Authorities and Senior Registrars in Teaching District Health Authorities. These staff have their contracts with the Regional Health Authority and are included with the Regional total. North West Thames Region excludes 80 (whole-time equivalents) Hospital consultants because of insufficient information.

Source: Department of Health (SMI3) Annual Censuses of National Health Service Medical and Non-Medical Manpower.