Reference 2018-591

REF:           2018-591

Subject:       Out of hour payments in Pathology

 

Request:

1. Does the Pathology Department in the Trust offer a 24/7 service?

2. If so, in which pathology disciplines (e.g. Haematology, Blood Transfusion, Chemical Pathology, Cytology, Histology, Microbiology)?

3. Does the Trust pay any enhancements (over and above Agenda for Changes terms and conditions) for out of hours working (5.30pm – 8.00am) in Pathology?

4. If so, in which pathology disciplines?

5. How are those enhancements structured (please specify by discipline and by grade of staff if there are differences between disciplines and grades)?

a. For working shifts?

b. For On-Call?

c. For covering gaps in rotas at short notice?

d. Any other circumstances (please specify)?

6. What is the remuneration for working out of hours in the relevant pathology disciplines (please specify by discipline if there are differences between disciplines)?

a. For working shifts?

b. For On-Call?

c. For covering gaps in rotas at short notice?

d. Any other circumstances (please specify)?

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2018-591 – FOI Request – Out of hour payments in Pathology [113 kb] PDF