21547 - Staff Mental Health

Would you please tell me the:

- The number of paramedics working for the EEAST who have been signed off from work for mental health conditions since 2014
- The number of paramedics working for the EEAST who have been signed off from work for stress since 2014
- The number of paramedics working for the EEAST who have been signed off from work for depression since 2014
- Please could the above information be presented as an overall figure and broken into monthly statistics

- The total number of paramedics working for EEAST since 2014 in yearly figures

  • Reference:
    21547
  • Response:

    Would you please tell me the:

    - The number of paramedics working for the EEAST who have been signed off from work for mental health conditions since 2014
    - The number of paramedics working for the EEAST who have been signed off from work for stress since 2014
    - The number of paramedics working for the EEAST who have been signed off from work for depression since 2014
    - Please could the above information be presented as an overall figure and broken into monthly statistics

    - The total number of paramedics working for EEAST since 2014 in yearly figures

     

     

    Year/Quarter (calendar year) Number of Individual Absences by Paramedics (See Note 1) for Anxiety / stress / depression / other psychiatric illnesses (See Note 2) Paramedic (See Note 1) Headcount as at calendar year end
    2013 Qtr1 0  
    2013 Qtr2 1  
    2013 Qtr3 2  
    2013 Qtr4 16  
    2013 Total (See Note 3) 19 1148
    2014 Qtr1 17  
    2014 Qtr2 21  
    2014 Qtr3 36  
    2014 Qtr4 35  
    2014 Total  109 1218
    2015 Qtr1 32  
    2015 Qtr2 26  
    2015 Qtr3 35  
    2015 Qtr4 41  
    2015 Total  134 1231
    2016 Qtr1 42  
    2016 Qtr2 47  
    2016 Qtr3 31  
    2016 Qtr4 34  
    2016 Total  154 1219
    2017 Qtr1 43  
    2017 Qtr2 49  
    2017 Qtr3 56  
    2017 Qtr4 48  
    2017 Total  196 1407
    2018 Qtr1 44  
    2018 Qtr2 54  
    2018 Qtr3 68  
    2018 Qtr4 70  
    2018 Total  236 1438
    2019 Qtr1 40  
    2019 Qtr2 59  
    2019 YTD Total as at 30-6-19 99 1445
    Total Number of Individual Absences by Paramedics (See Note 1)  for the period 1-1-14 to 30-6-19  947 (576 individual staff Members)  

     

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    Notes:              
    1

    Paramedics as categorised by the national Paramedic Occupation Code AB*  Covering the whole Trust NOT just A&E, does not include Student Paramedics

     
    2 Trust sickness data is not available broken down as requested but combined into the one category shown 
     
    3 This covers all sickness in the period requested data shown in 2013 is due to the sickness commencing in 2013 and continuing on into 2014
  • Area:
    Trust wide
  • Category:
    Human Resources
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