Agency healthcare staff usage and expenditure

The request was partially successful.

Dear Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Integrated Care Partnership,

Please could you provide me with data showing a complete list of services where external agency healthcare staff were used, over the last 24 months, and the amount spent on agency healthcare staff at each property over this time period?

Thank you in advance for your help,

Yours faithfully,

Kate

foi (NHS BRISTOL, NORTH SOMERSET AND SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE ICB - 15C), Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Integrated Care Partnership

1 Attachment

Good morning,

Thank you for your request for information, which we received on 23^rd
February 2023, regarding documents and information relating to Agency
healthcare staff usage and expenditure.

I am acknowledging your request on behalf of Bristol, North Somerset and
south Gloucestershire Integrated Care Board (BNSSG ICB). We will be
dealing with your request for information in accordance with the Freedom
of Information Act 2000.

Under the Act we have 20 working days to respond to your request and we
expect to be in a position to reply to you by 23^rd March 2023.

Dealing with your request:

In normal circumstances we should be able to (a) confirm or deny that we
hold this information and (b) if we hold it, send it to you within the
statutory timescale of 20 working days. You should note however that the
Act defines a number of exemptions which may prevent us complying with
either of these duties. We will explain if this is the case and if we
apply the 'public interest test' to our decision.

If you have any queries about this e-mail, please contact me quoting the
reference number above in any future communications.

Further information about the Freedom of Information Act and the
Environmental Information Regulations may be found on the Information
Commissioner’s website at [1]https://ico.org.uk/.

Yours sincerely,

Freedom of Information Team

NHS Bristol, North Somerset & South Gloucestershire ICB 

show quoted sections

foi (NHS BRISTOL, NORTH SOMERSET AND SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE ICB - 15C), Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Integrated Care Partnership

3 Attachments

Good afternoon,

Thank you for your request for information, which we received on 23^rd
February 2023, regarding documents and information relating to Agency
healthcare staff usage and expenditure.

 

Under section 1 (1) (a) and (b) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I
can confirm that the ICB does hold some of the information requested. 
Please find attached the response to your request, which is sent on behalf
of Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Integrated Care
Board. Your request for information has been dealt with in accordance with
the Freedom of Information Act (2000) and we hope that you find this
response helpful.

 

The information supplied to you continues to be protected by copyright. 
You are free to use it for your own purposes, including for private study
and non-commercial research, and for any other purpose authorised by an
exception in current copyright law.  Documents (except photographs) can
also be used in the UK without requiring permission for the purposes of
news reporting.  Any other reuse, for example, commercial publication,
would require the permission of the copyright holder. 

 

If you are not satisfied with the way in which we have dealt with your
request for information, then in accordance with the Act you may ask us to
conduct a review.  Internal review requests should be submitted within two
months of the date of receipt of the response to your original request and
sent to [1][Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Integrated
Care Partnership request email].

 

If following an internal review you remain unhappy you have the right to
apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision. Generally,
the Information Commissioner's Office cannot make a decision unless you
have already exhausted NHS Bristol, North Somerset and South
Gloucestershire Integrated Care Board’s (BNSSG ICB) internal review
procedure.  The Information Commissioner can be contacted at:  The
Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Wycliffe Lane,
Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK6 5AF.

 

Further information about the Freedom of Information Act can be sourced on
the Information Commissioner's website: [2]http://www.ico.gov.uk/.

 

If you have any queries about this e-mail, please contact the FOI Team on
[3][Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Integrated Care
Partnership request email], quoting the reference number in the subject
line.

 

Yours sincerely,

Freedom of Information Team

NHS Bristol, North Somerset & South Gloucestershire ICB

[4]bnssg.icb.nhs.uk

 

Please be aware that all emails received and sent by this organisation are
subject to the Freedom of Information Act (2000) and may be disclosed to a
third party. If you believe you have been sent this message in error,
please inform the sender and delete the message and any attachments as
soon as possible. All messages sent by this organisation are checked for
viruses but this does not, and cannot, guarantee that a virus has not been
transmitted. 

From: foi (NHS BRISTOL, NORTH SOMERSET AND SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE ICB -
15C)
Sent: 23 February 2023 11:00
To: Kate <[FOI #953906 email]>
Subject: ACKNOWLEDGEMENT: FOI.ICB 2223/210 - Agency healthcare staff usage
and expenditure

Good morning,

Thank you for your request for information, which we received on 23^rd
February 2023, regarding documents and information relating to Agency
healthcare staff usage and expenditure.

I am acknowledging your request on behalf of Bristol, North Somerset and
south Gloucestershire Integrated Care Board (BNSSG ICB). We will be
dealing with your request for information in accordance with the Freedom
of Information Act 2000.

Under the Act we have 20 working days to respond to your request and we
expect to be in a position to reply to you by 23^rd March 2023.

Dealing with your request:

In normal circumstances we should be able to (a) confirm or deny that we
hold this information and (b) if we hold it, send it to you within the
statutory timescale of 20 working days. You should note however that the
Act defines a number of exemptions which may prevent us complying with
either of these duties. We will explain if this is the case and if we
apply the 'public interest test' to our decision.

If you have any queries about this e-mail, please contact me quoting the
reference number above in any future communications.

Further information about the Freedom of Information Act and the
Environmental Information Regulations may be found on the Information
Commissioner’s website at [5]https://ico.org.uk/.

Yours sincerely,

Freedom of Information Team

NHS Bristol, North Somerset & South Gloucestershire ICB 

show quoted sections