This is an overview document covering the Healthcare workforce as at September 2016 and refers to numbers of staff in three areas:
- Those directly employed by the NHS in Hospital and Community Health Services (HCHS)
- GPs and their staff
- Those working in the Independent Sector.
Please note, there are several other NHS workforce reports published on the same day as this one, these include;
- Two GP publications, one showing detailed information for September 2016, the other relates to high level information for December 2016.
- Several reports covering HCHS staff in NHS, including the monthly NHS HCHS workforce (with additional quarterly information), staff earnings and sickness absence.
Links to these and other related publications are available below.
We welcome feedback on any of our publications. Please contact us with your comments and suggestions, clearly stating NHS Workforce as the subject heading, via 0300 303 5678.