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Dear Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation 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? From (October 2017 to October 2018)
3. What is your yearly trust spend on agency locum doctors via OFF-framework agencies, broken down into grade and specialty? (October 2017 to October 2018)
4. What is your average total charge rate for a locum consultant doctor?
5. Who is the current 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

Foi (WARRINGTON AND HALTON HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Foi (WARRINGTON AND HALTON HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST),

I have not received a response to any of my questions and this is now overdue, please advise?

Yours sincerely,

Steve Mountain

Foi (WARRINGTON AND HALTON HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Steve

 

Sorry for the inconvenience this overdue request has cause, this is
currently being reviewed for approval by management.

 

Kind Regards

 

Freedom of Information Assistant

 

Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Kendrick Wing, Warrington Hospital, WA5 1QG

 

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Foi (WARRINGTON AND HALTON HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Sir/Madam  

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Ref No: 18-583

 

Response to request dated 19/12/2018 made under the Freedom of Information
Act 2000

 

Questions and Answers:

1.            How many doctors have been booked outside of IR35 since
April 2017? 0

2.            What is your yearly trust spend on agency locum doctors via
framework agencies, broken down into grade and specialty? From (October
2017 to October 2018)

Department/Directorate Grade/Band Total Cost
A&E Medical - Consultant / GP £45,137.02
Medical - Registrar ST1-2 / Core
medical training £233,053.26
Medical - Speciality / Staff Grade
Doctor £109,550.00
Acute Medicine Medical - Consultant / GP £334,034.09
Medical - Foundation Y2 £69,155.25
Medical - Registrar ST3 (+) £14,805.98
Medical - Speciality / Staff Grade
Doctor £3,178.80
Anaesthetic Medical - Consultant / GP £214,289.30
Medical - Registrar ST1-2 / Core
medical training £2,717.64
Medical - Registrar ST3 (+) £6,647.04
Medical - Speciality / Staff Grade
Doctor £63,230.72
Medical - Foundation Y2 £6,588.00
Medical - Registrar ST3 (+) £38,488.80
Ear Nose Throat Medical - Consultant / GP £99,459.71
Gastroenterology Medical - Consultant / GP £62,560.00
General Medicine Medical - Consultant / GP £1,073,891.17
Medical - Foundation Y2 £448,363.28
Medical - Registrar ST3 (+) £292,948.97
General Surgery Medical - Foundation Y2 £30,834.93
Medical - Registrar ST3 (+) £46,610.32
Haematology Medical - Consultant / GP £118,874.52
Ophthalmology Medical - Consultant / GP £101,383.10
Orthopaedic Medical - Foundation Y2 £209,245.21
Medical - Registrar ST3 (+) £4,248.00
Paediatrics Medical - Foundation Y2 £12,123.10
Medical - Registrar ST1-2 / Core
medical training £53,289.87
Medical - Registrar ST3 (+) £90,544.81
Respiratory Medical - Consultant / GP £170,497.60
Medical - Registrar ST3 (+) £1,370.56
Urology Medical - Consultant / GP £355,497.78
Medical - Speciality / Staff Grade
Doctor £49,589.60
Women's Medical - Consultant / GP £2,080.20
Medical - Foundation Y2 £1,663.20
Medical - Registrar ST1-2 / Core
medical training £116,746.79
Medical - Registrar ST3 (+) £69,675.77

 

 

3.            What is your yearly trust spend on agency locum doctors via
OFF-framework agencies, broken down into grade and specialty? (October
2017 to October 2018)

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4.            What is your average total charge rate for a locum
consultant doctor? £88.08

 

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

£119.99, General Medicine

 

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

Supplier Name Department/Directorate Grade/Band Total Cost
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Accident & Emergency Core medical
Agency Ltd A&E training £120,333.35
Medical -
Speciality / Staff
Acute Medicine Grade Doctor £3,178.80
Medical -
General Medicine Foundation Y2 £23,833.04
Medical -
General Surgery Registrar ST3 (+) £6,200.19
Medical -
Orthopaedic Foundation Y2 £916.00
Medical -
Paediatrics Registrar ST3 (+) £41,668.83
Medical -
Respiratory Consultant / GP £36,120.00
Medical -
Urology Consultant / GP £4,160.00
Medical -
Athona Ltd Orthopaedic Foundation Y2 £2,107.89
Medical -
Doctors On Call A&E Consultant / GP £33,497.80
Medical -
Anaesthetic Consultant / GP £143,158.43
Medical -
Speciality / Staff
Grade Doctor £31,297.80
Medical -
General Surgery Registrar ST3 (+) £18,099.32
Medical -
Ophthalmology Consultant / GP £101,383.10
Medical -
Women's Registrar ST3 (+) £3,834.52
Fresh Medical Medical -
Recruitment Acute Medicine Foundation Y2 £4,146.20
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £2,283.16
Medical -
General Surgery Registrar ST3 (+) £1,072.00
Medical -
Speciality / Staff
HCL Doctors A&E Grade Doctor £109,550.00
Medical -
Acute Medicine Foundation Y2 £1,485.60
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
Interact Medical A&E training £1,644.59
Medical -
Speciality / Staff
Anaesthetic Grade Doctor £971.64
Medical -
General Surgery Registrar ST3 (+) £3,714.00
Medical -
Paediatrics Registrar ST3 (+) £5,997.78
Medical -
LAK Locums Limited General Medicine Foundation Y2 £31,240.00
Medical -
Locum People Limited General Surgery Foundation Y2 £988.50
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Medacs Healthcare Core medical
Plc A&E training £100,199.48
Medical -
Acute Medicine Consultant / GP £14,462.13
Medical -
Foundation Y2 £7,559.51
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £2,741.44
Medical -
Speciality / Staff
Anaesthetic Grade Doctor £13,398.84
Medical -
Cardiology Foundation Y2 £2,443.68
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £38,488.80
Medical -
General Medicine Consultant / GP £261,956.00
Medical -
Foundation Y2 £33,551.44
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £78,347.69
Medical -
General Surgery Registrar ST3 (+) £2,870.64
Medical -
Haematology Consultant / GP £32,365.28
Medical -
Orthopaedic Foundation Y2 £19,991.20
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £4,248.00
Medical -
Paediatrics Registrar ST3 (+) £2,532.88
Medical -
Women's Consultant / GP £2,080.20
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
training £1,803.36
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £1,319.51
Medical -
Medecho Ltd Ear Nose Throat Consultant / GP £3,529.44
Medical -
Orthopaedic Foundation Y2 £709.38
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
Women's training £1,405.26
Medsol Healthcare Medical -
Services Ltd Acute Medicine Consultant / GP £951.92
Medical -
Foundation Y2 £252.12
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
Paediatrics training £3,462.41
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
Women's training £5,304.79
Medical -
National Locums Ltd Acute Medicine Foundation Y2 £8,360.00
Medical -
General Medicine Foundation Y2 £76,933.12
Medical -
NC Healthcare Acute Medicine Registrar ST3 (+) £1,375.36
Medical -
Orthopaedic Foundation Y2 £3,651.02
Medical -
Women's Registrar ST3 (+) £1,789.92
Medical -
Pe Global Healthcare Acute Medicine Foundation Y2 £1,950.40
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Pertemps Medical Core medical
Limited A&E training £8,122.56
Medical -
Acute Medicine Consultant / GP £47,231.60
Medical -
Foundation Y2 £45,401.42
Medical -
Anaesthetic Consultant / GP £40,516.20
Medical -
Cardiology Consultant / GP £1,782.72
Medical -
Foundation Y2 £4,144.32
Medical -
Gastroenterology Consultant / GP £62,560.00
Medical -
General Medicine Consultant / GP £26,302.16
Medical -
Foundation Y2 £17,584.40
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £73,600.16
Medical -
General Surgery Registrar ST3 (+) £1,005.25
Medical -
Urology Consultant / GP £351,337.78
Medical -
Speciality / Staff
Grade Doctor £34,063.20
Promedical Personnel Medical -
Ltd Anaesthetic Registrar ST3 (+) £6,647.04
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
Paediatrics training £6,773.17
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £35,108.82
Medical -
Speciality / Staff
Urology Grade Doctor £15,526.40
Medical -
Women's Foundation Y2 £1,663.20
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
training £47,394.18
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £59,695.43
Medical -
RIG Locums Ltd General Medicine Consultant / GP £57,115.20
Medical -
Haematology Consultant / GP £66,181.24
Surgi-Call Locums Medical -
Ltd A&E Consultant / GP £11,639.22
Medical -
Paediatrics Foundation Y2 £2,429.26
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
training £9,334.72
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £2,141.50
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
The Locum Core medical
Consultancy A&E training £2,753.28
Medical -
Acute Medicine Consultant / GP £271,388.44
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £8,406.02
Medical -
Anaesthetic Consultant / GP £30,614.67
Medical -
General Medicine Consultant / GP £728,517.81
Medical -
Foundation Y2 £234,518.88
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £141,001.12
Medical -
General Surgery Foundation Y2 £29,846.43
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £8,895.78
Medical -
Haematology Consultant / GP £20,328.00
Medical -
Orthopaedic Foundation Y2 £181,869.72
Medical -
Paediatrics Foundation Y2 £9,693.84
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
training £31,920.84
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £2,166.50
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
Women's training £60,839.20
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £3,036.39
Medical -
Total Assist Speciality / Staff
Recruitment Ltd Anaesthetic Grade Doctor £17,562.44
Medical -
General Medicine Foundation Y2 £30,702.40
Medical -
General Surgery Registrar ST3 (+) £4,753.14
Medical -
Registrar ST1-2 /
Core medical
Paediatrics training £1,798.73
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £928.50
Medical -
Respiratory Consultant / GP £134,377.60
Medical -
Registrar ST3 (+) £1,370.56
Medical -
Unite Medical Ear Nose Throat Consultant / GP £95,930.27

 

 

 

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