Given the significant impact staff absence is having on the system, we will be publishing staff absence figures on Tuesdays and Fridays for the next 4-6 weeks.
Please note, the current situation is inevitably very fluid and therefore figures will constantly change, however the below figures indicate our latest absenteeism levels.
|Figures as of Wednesday 19th January 2022|
|Total Covid related absence||978|
|Total non-Covid absence||1,188|
|Total number of PAYE staff||21,616|
Health and Social Care across Northern Ireland continues to respond to the unprecedented challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. These challenges are causing significant disruption across all health and care services. For an overview of the current pressures please visit the HSC Service Pressures Dashboard.