§ Mr. Ernie Ross
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the total number employed by Tayside health board in 1982 and 1983 in the following staff groups (a) medical and dental and (b) general medical and general dental practitioners.
§ Mr. John MacKay
The information requested (as at 30 September in each year) is:
Tayside Health Board 1982 1983* Medical and Dental staff in the Hospital and Community Services †751 †739 General Medical and Dental Practitioners ‡394 ‡386 Notes: * Provisional figures. † Includes 97 general practitioners holding part-time hospital appointments. ‡ Includes assistants and trainees.