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Our Ref: 
LMS/LG/JT/Access.45057-09-15 
Tel: 0151 678 5111 
 
 
Date:   
12th November 2015 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dear Mr Blythe 
 
RE: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION 
 
Please find below our response to your request for information in accordance with the 
Freedom of Information Act. 
 
The Directorate Lead for Therapies for Wirral University Teaching Hospital has provided 
the information required for this response. 
 
Under the Freedom of Information Act you are required to provide the following 
information  
 
Q1. 

Can you please let me have the number of permanent physiotherapist and 
also locums employed by each of the below departments in Wirral University 
Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust: 

 
Surgical 
Medical 
In-patients   
Acute             
Intermediate Care /Rapid Response           
Out-patients               
Respiratory  
Musculoskeletal / Orthopaedic                
Falls prevention 
Community  
Neuro            
Rapid response 
Paediatrics   
Care of Elderly            
Domiciliary   
Intensive Care Unit/Surgery                
 
Hand Therapy 
 
Team 
Comment  
  Permanent  
  Locum 
Medical/Surgical 
 Rehab team provides rehab 
5.4 WTE 
1 WTE 
Rehab  
across Medical and Surgical 
wards 
Respiratory 
 Respiratory Team cover 
7.8 WTE 
 
Medical /Surgical chests and 
Critical care 
Acute 
A&E and assessment wards 
3.26 WTE 
 
(MSSW. AMU) 
 
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Out Patients  
MSK, women’s Health, 
23.27WTE 
2 WTE 
Respiratory, BPU  
Trauma and 
Elective and Trauma 
9.6WTE  
 
orthopaedic  
Community  
Early Supported Discharge 
6.6 WTE 
 
teams ( general, Stroke, 
fracture Neck of Femur)   
Neuro  inpatients  
Acute Stroke,  Clatterbridge 
8.41WTE 
 
Rehab Centre    
Neruo OP  
Inc. Parkinson’s service 
1.7 WTE 
 
 
Care of the Elderly  
   
9 WTE  
 
Acute Paediatrics    
Provide in-patient and  
1.95 WTE  
 
Children’s OP service   
Community Paeds  
Provide services in  OP 
8.24 WTE 
 
clinics, Special schools, main 
stream  schools, patients  
homes  
Hand Therapy  
Out patients  
2.42 WTE  
 
Limb Centre 
Outpatient amputees  
1.1 WTE  
 
 
The Trust does not provide Rapid response, Intermediate Care, Falls prevention, 
Domiciliary (apart from community services indicated above)   
 
 
We hope this information fully answers your request but if anything further is required or 
you are dissatisfied with the management of your request, please contact the Access to 
Information Office. 
 
Yours sincerely 
 
 
 
Lin Snow 
Information Governance & Records Manager 
Data Protection Officer and Copyright Lead 
With responsibility for: Data Quality, Clinical Coding & Information Security 
 
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