§ Mr. Wilson
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many occupational therapists are in post in the National Health Service in Tayside region; and how the figures compare with other regions.
§ Mr. John MacKay
The number of occupational therapists in post in each health board at 30 September 1983 is shown in the following table.
Whole-Time Equivalents Argyll and Clyde 12.1 Ayrshire and Arran 14.5 Borders 1.0 Dumfries and Galloway 14.4 Fife 11.0 Forth Valley 8.3 Grampian 35.0 Greater Glasgow 96.6 Highland 6.5 Lanarkshire 5.3 Lothian 114.7 Orkney — Shetland 0.6 Tayside 51.0 Western Isles —