Reference 2017-95

REF:            2017-95

Subject:        Agency spend




I am writing to make an open government request for all the information to which I am entitled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

Question 1) : Please can you outline your agency spend on 1) medical locums (Hospital doctors acute) & 2) GPs/ANPs/ENPs/ECPs in the following months of 2016.

Jan, Feb, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December.

Question 2) : How many agencies did your trust use in the year of 2016?

Question 3) :What was the trust total agency spend in 2016?

Question 4) : How much was spent on agency nurses in 2016?

Question 5): On December 25th 2016, how many shifts went unfilled?

Question 6):  What is the highest total amount paid to a locum doctor in 2016?

Question 7) : Please list the names of agencies that we used in year 2016 and list the total amount of spend for each used.

Question 8): For the week commencing 19th December 2016, what percentage of doctor shifts were filled by locums?

Question 9): What is the total number of different doctor locums did the trust use in 2016?

Question 10): Was there a overnight shift in 2016 where there was only one doctor working?

Question 11): What was the highest hourly rate paid to an agency for a nurse in 2016?

Question 12): How many locum GP shifts went unfilled in 2016?

Question 13): Of all agencies used, were any off framework?

Question 14): Who is the head of procurement at your Trust who approves agency use? This can be the head of procurement or service manager.




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