Taken from a report published by NHS Digital, these are the staff absence figures by group and we think they make for some interesting reading.
Medical Staff including doctors had one of the least absence rates while healthcare assistants and support staff the highest.
Here’s how the figures break down by region:
|Administration and Estates||4.23%|
|Healthcare Assistants and Other Support Staff||6.96%|
|Medical and Dental Staff||1.40%|
|Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting Staff||5.41%|
|Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting Learners||1.20%|
|Scientific, Therapeutic and Technical Staff||3.84%|