Reference 2019-315

REF:            2019-315

Subject:        Locum agency doctor spend

          

 

Request:

  1. Please could you provide me a breakdown of the locum agency doctor spend for the last financial year? Please break this down in to specialty and grades
  2. Please could you provide me a breakdown of the permanent doctor vacancies across the trust? Please break this down into specialty and grades
  3. Please could you confirm how many agency locums are currently in post on long term agency contracts? In the last 6 months and year
  4. Please could you provide how much the trust have paid to agencies for introductory fees?
  5. Please provide details of any overseas recruitment campaigns that the trust have taken part in for the recruitment of doctors?

 

Response:

Please could you provide me a breakdown of the locum agency doctor spend for the last financial year? Please break this down in to specialty and grades Please find information attached.

2019-315 – FOI Request – Locum agency doctor spend [194 kb] PDF

Please could you provide me a breakdown of the permanent doctor vacancies across the trust? Please break this down into specialty and grades Consultant Vacancy % = 7.14%

Consultant Vacancy WTE = 15.59

 

Middle Grade Vacancy % = 4.10%

Middle Grade Vacancy WTE = 6.36

 

Please note we are unable to break this down any further into specific job roles. This also includes permanent and fixed term contracted staff as we are unable to filter these out.

Please could you confirm how many agency locums are currently in post on long term agency contracts? In the last 6 months and year 5 across Elective and Acute
Please could you provide how much the trust have paid to agencies for introductory fees? 0
Please provide details of any overseas recruitment campaigns that the trust have taken part in for the recruitment of doctors? We have never done an overseas recruitment campaign for doctors that I am aware of.