HC Deb 02 July 2003 vol 408 c340W
Mrs. Iris Robinson

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many vacancies there are for physiotherapists in the health service in Northern Ireland. [115953]

Mr. Browne

As at the 30 September 2002 there were Physiotherapy vacancies amounting to a Whole Time Equivalent of 42.63. Physiotherapy vacancies detailed by trust are given in the following table.

Health and Social Services (HSS) Trust WTE1
Sperrin Lakeland HSS Trust 4
Causeway HSS Trust 4
United Hospitals HSS Trust 10
Altnagelvin Group HSS Trust 2.63
Royal Group of Hospitals HSS Trust 2.5
Belfast City Hospital HSS Trust 3.5
Newry and Mourne HSS Trust 1
Craigavon Area Hospital Group HSS Trust 2
Green Park Healthcare HSS Trust 3
South and East Belfast HSS Trust 3
Down Lisburn HSS Trust 7
Homefirst Community HSS Trust 0
Craigavon and Banbridge Communty HSS Trust 0
Foyle Community HSS Trust (including Westcare) 0
Armagh and Dungannon HSS Trust 0
Ulster Community and Hospitals Group HSS Trust 0
North and West Belfast HSS Trust 0
Total 42.63
1Whole time equivalent.