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Nursing 2030 vision

Published: 13 Jul 2017
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781788511001

The Chief Nursing Officer's long term strategy to shape the future of the nursing workforce.

28 page PDF

987.2kB

28 page PDF

987.2kB

Contents
Nursing 2030 vision
Nursing in numbers

28 page PDF

987.2kB

Nursing in numbers

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  • 50,015 registered nurses employed in NHSScotland, social care and primary care
  • 43,820 whole-time equivalent registered nurses in NHSScotland
  • 9,939 average total number of nurses in training (including 1st, 2nd and 3rd-year students) each year since 2007
  • 43% proportion of NHSScotland workforce made up by nurses
  • 92% proportion of student nurses who are women

Contact

Email: Rachel Aitchison, rachel.aitchison@gov.scot

Phone: 0300 244 4000 – Central Enquiry Unit

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG