Thanks to a parliamentary question by Annie Wells (SCAUP) we can reveal that most NHS Scotland boards have their full complement of neurology consultants.
NHS Board Neurology consultant vacancies (WTE) as at March 2019
- NHS Borders 0.0
- NHS Fife 1.0
- NHS Lothian 0.0
- NHS Highland 0.0
- NHS Grampian 0.0
- NHS Orkney 0.0
- NHS Tayside 0.0
- NHS Western Isles 0.0
- NHS Shetland 0.0
- NHS Ayrshire and Arran 1.8
- NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde 4.0
- NHS Lanarkshire 0.0
- NHS Forth Valley 1.0
- NHS Dumfries and Galloway 1.0
Source: ISD Scotland, Medical and Dental dashboard https://www.isdscotland.org/HealthTopics/Workforce/Publications/2019-06-04/Medical-and-Dental.asp .
Mmm, not sure how effective the teams are, I have ms and have seen no-one for the last 6 years.