AHP Agency Staff

Ian Smith made this Freedom of Information request to Hywel Dda University Health Board

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Dear Hywel Dda Local Health Board,

I would like to request that you provide the following information under the Freedom of Information Act:

Question 1
Please can you confirm what your total spend on Allied Health Professional (AHP) agency staff was during the financial year 2014-15?
Can you please break this financial information down by AHP specialism:
• Arts Therapists,
• Chiropodist/Podiatrist,
• Dietician,
• Occupational Therapist,
• Physiotherapist,
• Prosthetist / Orthotist,
• Imaging Professionals,
• Speech / Language Professionals.

Question 2
Please can you confirm the names of the organisation/s you procure temporary Allied Health Professionals (AHP) from?

To provide additional clarity on my request, ‘temporary Allied Health Professionals’ is to mean all persons who are AHPs and are not on permanent contracts of employment with the Board, but are supplied via employment agencies.

Yours faithfully,

Ian Smith

FOI HywelDda (Hywel Dda UHB - Freedom of Information), Hywel Dda University Health Board

FOI/30/16

 

26 January 2016

 

Dear Mr Smith 

 

Information Requested Under The Freedom Of Information Act 2000

 

Thank you for your recent request for the supply of information relating
to spend on Allied Health Professional agency staff. 

 

Under the Act, the Health Board is required to supply the information to
you within 20 working days.  In terms of your request, this means that the
information should be provided by 19 February 2016  If this is not
possible, a further letter will be sent advising you of the progress made
in satisfying your request.

 

Please find attached our [1]leaflet giving guidance on our procedure for
managing requests for information that is covered under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Kathryn Thomas

 

Swyddog Rhyddid Gwybodaeth/Freedom of Information Officer

Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda/Hywel Dda University Health Board

Prince Philip Hospital/Ysbyty Tywysog Philip

Bryngwyn Mawr

Llanelli

Sir Gaerfyrddin/ Carmarthenshire 

SA14 8QF

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FOI HywelDda (Hywel Dda UHB - Freedom of Information), Hywel Dda University Health Board

1 Attachment

Dear Mr Smith
 
Attached, please find the responds to your request for information.
 
Kind regards
 
Pearl Campbell
 

Swyddog Rhyddid Gwybodaeth/Freedom of Information Officer

Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda/Hywel Dda University Health Board

Prince Philip Hospital/Ysbyty Tywysog Philip

Bryngwyn Mawr

Llanelli

Sir Gaerfyrddin/ Carmarthenshire 

SA14 8QF