HC Deb 05 April 2001 vol 366 c267W
Mr. Paul Marsden

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many(a) nurses, (b) doctors and (c) consultants were employed by the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital (i) on 1 May 1997 and (ii) for the latest date for which figures are available; and if he will make a statement. [154654]

Yvette Cooper

Data are not collected centrally in the format requested. The table shows the latest available data, which indicate an increase in staffing at the trust in each of the groups identified.

National Health Service Hospital and Community Health Services (HCHS): Hospital medical staff and nursing, midwifery and health visiting staff working for the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital National Health Service Trust, as at 30 September each year.
1997 2000
All hospital medical staff 190 220
Of which:
Consultants 70 90
HCHS nursing, midwifery and health visiting staff 900 920


Figures are rounded to the nearest 10


Department of Health medical and dental workforce census

Department of Health non-medical workforce census

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