§ Mr. Denham
The information requested is provided in the table.
NHS Hospital and Community Health Services (HCHS): nursing, midwifery and health visiting staff and doctor vacancies1 in NHS trusts, within the London Regional Office area, as at 31 March 1999 Total number (headcount) Doctors 90 Qualified nursing, midwifery and health visiting staff2 2,350 1Three month vacancies 2Revised figures
Numbers rounded to nearest 10
Department of Health Recruitment, Retention and Vacancies Survey 1999