Reference 2018-244

REF:           2018-244

Subject:       Radiographer vacancies 

    

 

Request:

I am sending this request under the Freedom of Information Act to ask for the following information about all NHS hospitals and trusts that you provide services for:

  1. From the latest data, how many FTE radiographer posts in your trust are vacant?
  2. How many FTE radiographer posts do you currently have funded?
  3. How does this compare to the situation on 1st April 2013? For the sake of clarity: please can you provide answers on the same questions in Q1 and Q2 but for 1st April 2013 if possible.
  4. How are you currently filling the shifts that should be covered by the vacant posts?
  5. Have you had to offer fewer radiography services in any way as a result of this?

 

 

Response:

From the latest data, how many FTE radiographer posts in your trust are vacant? 6 WTE
How many FTE radiographer posts do you currently have funded? 42.29WTE
How does this compare to the situation on 1st April 2013? For the sake of clarity: please can you provide answers on the same questions in Q1 and Q2 but for 1st April 2013 if possible. We are unable to provide this information because we do not hold data so far back the latest detail is for the year 14/15.
How are you currently filling the shifts that should be covered by the vacant posts? Overtime, Bank and Agency
Have you had to offer fewer radiography services in any way as a result of this? No