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West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust: Nurses

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 105462, tabled on 17 January 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many full time equivalent nurses are employed by West Suffolk Foundation Trust, and its predecessor trusts, in each year since 2009-10.

Answered on

24 January 2022

NHS Digital publishes Hospital and Community Health Services workforce statistics. These include staff working in hospital trusts and clinical commissioning groups, but not staff working in primary care or in general practice surgeries, local authorities or other providers.

The following table shows the number of full time equivalent nurses employed by West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust in each year from September 2009 to September 2021.

September 2009

596

September 2010

609

September 2011

612

September 2012

630

September 2013

670

September 2014

683

September 2015

732

September 2016

759

September 2017

758

September 2018

798

September 2019

877

September 2020

963

September 2021

1,009