Skip to main content

Nurse Recruitment

Volume 405: debated on Tuesday 13 May 2003

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many nurses have been recruited in Northern Ireland in each year since 1997. [102308]

Figures are provided in the following tables.

Non-bank nurses1 who have been recruited to work in trusts in Northern Ireland in each year since 1997
(headcount figures given only)
Trust199719981999200020012002
Foyle Community HSS Trust402646426036
Royal Hospitals160191253281289341
Green Park Healthcare HSS Trust7411171396392
North and West Belfast HSS Trust251922165130
Newry and Mourne HSS Trust262718303847
Causeway HSS Trust846185667284
Mater Infirmorum Hospital HSS Trust132436214885
United Hospitals HSS Trust107103931207482
Total1,0401,2501,4201,4781,5912,094
1 Bank nurses have been excluded from these figures—they cover for staffing shortfalls and fluctuating workloads in order to maintain service delivery
Bank nurses who have been recruited to work in trusts in Northern Ireland in each year since 1997
(headcount figures given only)
Trust199719981999200020012002
South and East Belfast HSS Trust1190539
Armagh and Dungannon HSS Trust2538714
Southern Board HQ000000
Homefirst Community HSS Trust111111
Belfast City Hospital HSS Trust1201673741
Sperrin/Lakeland HSS Trust263735223326
Blood Transfusion Service001000
Altnagelvin Group HSS Trust263135452321
Craigavon and Banbridge Community HSS Trust11117988
Craigavon Area Hospital Group HSS Trust6817341738
Ulster Community and Hospitals Group HSS Trust201032322929
Down Lisburn HSS Trust332322325539
Regional Medical Physics Agencyn/an/an/an/an/an/a
Foyle Community HSS Trust275345241427
Royal Hospitals12332311922
Green Park Healthcare HSS Trust1412219149
North and West Belfast HSS Trust413371518
Newry and Mourne HSS Trust00001472
n/a = Not applicable

1 Unable to provide