Dear Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust,

Please can you provide me with further information on the supply of
agency Staff to your trust/authority. Please could you advise on
the agency/locum spend for the following categories during the
following time periods:

All Allied Health Professions (AHP)
All Health Science Services (HSS)
Medical Locums (Doctors)

Time periods:
2006 (1st Jan-31st Dec)
2007 (1st Jan-31st Dec)
2008 (1st Jan-31st Dec)
2009 (1st Jan-31st Dec)
2010 (1st Jan-31st Dec)
2011 (1st Jan-31st Dec)
2012 (1st Jan-31st May)

Please outline details of any current framework or preferred
supplier list in place for the supply of agency/locum staff within
the above categories to your trust/authority along with details on
any renewal dates or plans to re-procure the agreements.

Thank you for your attention.

Yours faithfully,

Mark Kelly

Freedom Of Information Requests (LCFT), Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust

Hi Mark,

Thank you for your enquiry. As per the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 you will be sent a response within 20 working days i.e. 26th June 2012.

Please quote the above reference shown in the subject line for all future correspondence.



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Freedom Of Information Requests (LCFT), Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust

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Hi Mark

Please find the information you requested below:



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I hope this answers your FOI. If you are unhappy with the way the Trust
has handled your request, you may ask for an internal review by contacting
the FOI Lead at [2][email address]


If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a


The Information Commissioner can be contacted at:

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Sue Stone

Information Governance Specialist & RA Agent

Lancashire Care Foundation Trust

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PLEASE NOTE: I am on annual leave  31st Aug - 4th Sept 2012

My core hours are 8am - 4pm, Monday - Friday.


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everyone who uses a PC or handles Personal Identifiable Information (PID.)

The training is not optional – if you have not received a username and
password by email to access the training please contact either myself by
e-mail or Michelle Brammah ([5][email address])


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