Date lodged: 8 June 2016
To ask the Scottish Government how many staff NHS Borders employs, and how this compares with September 2006.
Answered by: Shona Robison 22 June 2016
Under this government, the number of staff working in Scotland’s NHS has risen to a record high.
As at March 2016, 2,601.2 whole time equivalent staff were employed in NHS Borders – a 3.2 per cent increase since September 2006.*