This includes the personnel actually working on 31.XII of the year in question and not the job positions which feature in the staff list. The following are not included:
Staff taking extended leave of absence.
Provincial administrative staff of the I.S.M., and Osakidetza (Basque Health Service)
Medical inspectors of the I.S.M. and Osakidetza.
Substitute staff who have worked less than nine months.
Generally speaking some Osakidetza medical specialists are on duty for less than thirty hours a week. Staff who work in more than one centre are included in each centre where they are on duty for less than 30 hours
Total Personnel: This is the sum of the doctors, other medical and non-medical staff.
Doctors: Doctors are classified according to their official specialisation currently recognised by Osakidetza and the Official College of Doctors.
Other Doctors: This includes M.I.R. in training in extra-hospital and allergy centres.
Other Healthcare Staff: A.T.S./D.E., Matrons, Physiotherapists, A.T.S. Area nurse, Clinic Auxiliary, Psychologists, Social Assistants and others (Pharmacists, Technicians, Radiology Specialists (TER), Laboratory Technician Specialists (TEL), etc.) .
Non-Healthcare Staff: Higher qualification, Middle Qualification, Administrative, Auxiliary Administrative, Porters, Subordinates (including telephonists) and others.