Locums engagement

Ellis Sausman made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Bedford Hospital

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Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear Bedford Hospital NHS Trust,

1) How much did the trust spend on medical & AHP agency staff (locums) in April 2017?
2) What proportion of the trust's medical & AHP locums during April were:
a) PSCs (£)
b) PAYE (£)
c) Umbrella (£)
3) Does the trust use a direct engagement / outsourced employment solution to recover VAT on locums?
4) What proportion of medical & AHP locum spend during April was engaged via this model?
a) PSCs (£)
b) PAYE (£)
c) Umbrella (£)
5) Which entity are the workers under the control and direction of?

Yours faithfully,

E Sausman

FOI, Bedford Hospital

1 Atodiad

Dear Ellis Sausman

Please see attached the response to your Freedom of Information request.

Yours sincerely

Kate Merrell

Kate Merrell
FOI Co-ordinator (Interim)
Information Governance Team
Bedford Hospital NHS Trust
Kempston Rd | Bedford | MK42 9DJ
[email address]
Direct dial: 01234 355122
Internal extension: 5082

Dear FOI,

Thank you for your recent response and appreciate that this information cannot be supplied at this time. I will re-submit the IR35 impact questions in a few months. In the meantime, please provide responses to the following questions:

1) How much did the trust spend on medical & AHP agency staff (locums) in 2016?

2) What proportion of the trust's medical & AHP locums during 2016 were:
a) PSCs (£)
b) PAYE (£)
c) Umbrella (£)

3) Does the trust use a direct engagement/outsourced employment solution to recover VAT on locums?

4) What proportion of medical & AHP locum spend during 2016 was engaged via this model?

a) PSCs (£)
b) PAYE (£)
c) Umbrella (£)

5) Which entity are the workers under the control and direction of?

Yours sincerely,

Ellis Sausman

FOI, Bedford Hospital

Dear Ellis Sausman

I acknowledge receipt of your request under the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, and you can expect the Trust’s response on or by 05/06/2017.

Yours sincerely

Kate Merrell

Kate Merrell
FOI Co-ordinator (Interim)
Information Governance Team
Bedford Hospital NHS Trust
Kempston Rd | Bedford | MK42 9DJ
[email address]
Direct dial: 01234 355122
Internal extension: 5082

FOI, Bedford Hospital

1 Atodiad

Dear Ellis Sausman

Please see attached the Trust's response to your request under the FOI Act.

Yours sincerely

Kate Merrell

Kate Merrell
FOI Co-ordinator (Interim)
Information Governance Team
Bedford Hospital NHS Trust
Kempston Rd | Bedford | MK42 9DJ
[email address]
Direct dial: 01234 355122
Internal extension: 5082