HC Deb 26 February 2003 vol 400 c619W
Mr. McLoughlin

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many (a) general practitioners, (b) nurses and (c) consultants are employed in (i) Derbyshire and (ii) England and Wales. [98890]

General medical Practitioners and Practice Nurses, Consultants and NHS HCHS Qualified Nurses in England and Derbyshire Health Authorities as at 30 September 2001
Numbers (headcount) of which:
England North Derbyshire HA South Derbyshire HA
All General Medical Practitioners1 of which: 31,835 234 347
Unrestricted Principals and Equivalents (UPEs)2 27,843 192 315
Qualified Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting staff3 330,535 1,859 3,035
Practice Nurses 19,846 128 223
Consultants 25,690 110 188
1 All practitioners includes: GMS unrestricted principals, PMS contracted GPs, PMS salaried GPs, restricted principals, assistants, GP Registrars, GP retainers, salaried doctors (Para 52 SFA) and PMS others
2 Unrestricted principals and equivalents (UPEs) includes GMS unrestricted principals, PMS contracted GPs and PMS salaried GPs.
3 Excludes learners


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