Agency Recruitment

Steve Mountain made this Freedom of Information request to The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust

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Dear The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust,

I would like to request the following information under the freedom of information act:

1. How many doctors have been booked outside of IR35 since April 2017?
2. What is your yearly trust spend on agency locum doctors via framework agencies, broken down into grade and specialty?
3. What is your yearly trust spend on agency locum doctors via OFF-framework agencies, broken down into grade and specialty?
4. What is your average total charge rate for a locum consultant doctor?
5. Who is the highest paid locum Consultant, what is the hourly rate and in what specialty do they practice?
6. Please can you outline your spend per agency, broken down by grade and specialty of doctor over the past 12 months?

I hope to hear from you soon.

Yours faithfully,

Steve Mountain

COLE, Sophie (SHREWSBURY AND TELFORD HOSPITAL NHS TRUST),

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Dear Mr Mountain,

 

Thank you for your FOI request sent on 28^th September 2018. You asked:

 

 

I would like to request the following information under the freedom of
information act:

 

1.         How many doctors have been booked outside of IR35 since April
2017?

2.         What is your yearly trust spend on agency locum doctors via
framework agencies, broken down into grade and specialty?

3.         What is your yearly trust spend on agency locum doctors via
OFF-framework agencies, broken down into grade and specialty?

4.         What is your average total charge rate for a locum consultant
doctor?

5.         Who is the highest paid locum Consultant, what is the hourly
rate and in what specialty do they practice?

6.         Please can you outline your spend per agency, broken down by
grade and specialty of doctor over the past 12 months?

 

 

Under Section 1(1)(a) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I can
confirm that The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust holds
information that falls within the definition in your request and that
under section 22 of the Act, this information is intended for future
publication in an annual report on our website,
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Kind regards,

Sophie Cole

 

 

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Dear COLE, Sophie (SHREWSBURY AND TELFORD HOSPITAL NHS TRUST),

I am yet to receive a response to my questions within the time frame set out by the FOI act, please advise?

Yours sincerely,

Steve Mountain

COLE, Sophie (SHREWSBURY AND TELFORD HOSPITAL NHS TRUST),

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Dear Mr Mountain,

 

Please find attached response sent on Friday.

 

Kind regards,

 

Sophie

 

 

 

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Suite 2, Stretton House|

The Shrewsbury and Telford
Hospital NHS Trust | Royal
Shrewsbury Hospital | Mytton Oak
Road | Shrewsbury | Shropshire |
SY3 8XQ

 

Telephone 01743 261087

Email [2][email address]

FOI email [3][The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust request email]

 

 

 

 

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Dear COLE, Sophie (SHREWSBURY AND TELFORD HOSPITAL NHS TRUST),

None of the specific questions I asked have been answered, I also cannot see the relevant info for this year on your website, please advise?

Yours sincerely,

Steve Mountain