Tuesday, 26 February 2013

Questions (637)

Robert Dowds

Question:

637. Deputy Robert Dowds asked the Minister for Health the number of radiographers employed by the Health Service Executive in each region for the past four years for which data is available. [9638/13]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

The number (WTE excluding career break) of radiographers of all types, employed by the Health Service Executive in each region of the HSE for the past four years, is set out in the table.

31/12/2009

31/12/2010

31/12/2011

31/12/2012

Dublin Mid-Leinster

331.02

325.37

323.01

322.79

Dublin North-East

215.51

231.04

217.63

212.13

National

6.54

67.55

63.72

61.13

South

212.13

211.04

210.82

205.52

West

201.55

196.66

188.86

192.11

Total

966.75

1013.66

1004.04

993.68

'National' in the table above refers to services provided on a national basis, for example the Breast Check programme.