Date lodged: 8 June 2016
To ask the Scottish Government how many staff NHS Tayside 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, 11,719.5 whole time equivalent staff were employed in NHS Tayside – an increase of 5.9 per cent since September 2006.*