Reference 2016-226

REF:            2016-226

Subject:        Monitor Rates

          

 

Request:

  1. Under the new “Monitor Rates” for Agency workers can you tell me how many agencies you are working with who you have agreed to “Break Glass” for the rates paid for (Band 7 Specialist Nursing – Emergency Nurse Practitioner & Primary Care Practitioner) please.
  2. Under the new “Monitor Rates” for Agency workers can you tell me how many agencies you are working with who you have agreed to “Break Glass” for the rates
  3. How many and which agencies are you currently using who are deemed to be “Off Framework”. Not working within the Framework guidelines.
  4. What is your agency spend in months from April 2015 to date for the category of Band 7 Specialist Nursing
  5. How many shifts per month have gone unfilled for Specialist Nursing Band 7 Emergency Nurse Practitioner and Primary Care Practitioner?
  6. A list of the managers names / nurse in charge for the following departments within your trust (A&E / Minor Injury Unit / Walk In Centre / Urgent Care Centre)

 

 

Response:

1.  Under the new “Monitor Rates” for Agency workers can you tell me how many agencies you are working with who you have agreed to “Break Glass” for the rates paid for (Band 7 Specialist Nursing – Emergency Nurse Practitioner & Primary Care Practitioner) please? None
2.  Under the new “Monitor Rates” for Agency workers can you tell me how many agencies you are working with who you have agreed to “Break Glass” for the rates 3
3.  How many and which agencies are you currently using who are deemed to be “Off Framework”. Not working within the Framework guidelines. None
4.  What is your agency spend in months from April 2015 to date for the category of Band 7 Specialist Nursing Is not recorded
5.  How many shifts per month have gone unfilled for Specialist Nursing Band 7 Emergency Nurse Practitioner and Primary Care Practitioner? None
6.  A list of the managers names / nurse in charge for the following departments within your trust (A&E / Minor Injury Unit / Walk In Centre / Urgent Care Centre) Susan Ainsworth

Divisional Director of Operations for Acute Adult Care