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Rowan Kendall-Jones

Dear Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust,

1. Can you please provide me with the name, contact number & email address of the person responsible for agreeing temporary nursing agency contracts for your Trust?

2. Please list your current employment agencies that you are using, how often you are currently using temporary agencies for nursing staff. Answer: The nursing agencies we currently have listed and able to supply are:

3. Along with the above information can you please provide details on how often this is reviewed and the trusts current/future plans for recruitment agencies?

3) From March 2022 to June 2022, which clinical areas have you requested for shifts for
off framework agencies (Adult Nursing, Mental Health, Community Hospitals)? [Please break down numbered shift requests for each area.]

Acute Nursing – X number of requests

Mental Health – X number of requests

Community Hospitals – X number of requests

4. Finally if you can also provide details of the names of the decision makers who ultimately decide which agencies the Trust use?

Yours faithfully,

Rowan Kendall-Jones

FOI (CHESHIRE AND WIRRAL PARTNERSHIP NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Rowan,

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request to Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. Your request is being dealt with in accordance with the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act (2000). I calculate the deadline for response to be 25 July 2022. Please be assured that we are working hard to respond to all requests within the statutory 20-day time limit specified in the legislation. However, as an NHS Trust, we are facing increased demands due to the current situation with Covid-19 (Coronavirus). The situation is impacting our ability to retrieve data from services at the forefront of dealing with the impact of the situation on their staff and teams, in as timely a fashion as usual. This is leading to a delay in some responses. We will make every effort to deal with your request as quickly as possible. We thank you in advance for your patience in this matter.

Should you need to contact us in relation to your query in the meantime, please quote the reference number FOI 22.168.

Kind regards,
Freedom of Information Officer

Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters,
Redesmere,
Liverpool Road,
Chester,
CH2 1BQ

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FOI (CHESHIRE AND WIRRAL PARTNERSHIP NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Rowan,

Please find attached a response to your Freedom of Information request made to Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust on 27th June 2022.

Do not hesitate to contact us if you require any further information.

Kind regards,

Freedom of Information Officer

Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters,
Redesmere,
Liverpool Road,
Chester,
CH2 1BQ

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