South Canterbury staff numbers

This data looks at the number of employed full-time and part-time staff at South Canterbury District Health Board, as related back to a full-time equivalent (FTE).

One FTE is based on a maximum of 40 hours. Additional contracted hours are capped to this level – for example, a senior medical officer contracted for 60 hours is reported as 1 FTE not 1.5 FTE.

Medical and nursing staff employed as at 31 March 2017
  EMPLOYED FTEs as at 30 November 2008 EMPLOYED FTEs as at 31 March 2017 Change since 2008 Percentage change since 2008
Medical Nursing Excl HA* Nursing Incl HA* Medical Nursing Excl HA* Nursing Incl HA* Medical Nursing Excl HA Medical Nursing Excl HA
South Canterbury DHB 41 219 257 64 264 306 24 45 57.5% 20.5%
All DHB Total 5,930 18,325 20,731 8,189 22,967 25,975 2,260 4,642 38.1% 25.3%

*HA = Health assistants. The DHB/Ministry of Health Common Chart of Accounts includes them in the nursing category.

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