Whole Time Equivalent


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Whole Time Equivalent

Job-related activity which covers a 37.5-hour working week and 2.5 hours interspersed break. Posts are measured in terms of fractions of WTEs, usually in 10% blocks of time.
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In Singleton Hospital, Ward Six has been confirmed as the site for 22 beds from Neath Port Talbot Hospital, and just under 24 whole time equivalent nursing staff will move there.
The Minister said: In March 2013 over 14,000 whole time equivalent WTE qualified nurses were employed in the HSC representing an increase of more than 300 nurses in the previous year and over 1,600 WTE nurses in the five years to March 2013.
The whole time equivalent (WTE) total of Trust only front-line health staff combined, including medical & dental staff, qualified nurses, qualified allied health professionals and generic professionals experienced an increase of 2.
The whole time equivalent number of practice staff employed by GPs has increased from just under 3000 to just under 4000 since 1992.
However, yesterday, Dr Burke reassured expectant mothers of the continuing safe care at Limerick's Maternity Hospital when he said the HSE has given a very strong commitment it will immediately be replacing the 16 and a half Whole Time Equivalents at the hospital that are taking early retirement.
4 whole time equivalents Nursing Staff (7 Staff, 1.