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Dear Orkney NHS Board,
Please can you provide me with the following information:-

1. The average pay rate for medical locum doctors for each grade (listed below) between April 2016 and March 2017
a. FY1
b. FY2
c. ST1
d. ST2
e. ST3
f. ST3+
g. Speciality Doctor
h. Consultant
2. The average pay rate for medical locum doctors for each grade (listed below) between April 2017 and October 2017
a. FY1
b. FY2
c. ST1
d. ST2
e. ST3
f. ST3+
g. Speciality Doctor
h. Consultant
3. The number of medical locum doctors that have left the Health Board since the advent of IR35

Yours faithfully,

Adrian Jackson

FOIRequests (NHS ORKNEY), Orkney NHS Board

FOI Request – Acknowledgment of Receipt
I hereby acknowledge receipt of the request detailed below:
Reference number allocated to this request:
201718-306
(Please quote this reference number in any future correspondence relating to this request.)
The official date of your request is:
10/10/2017
A response should be sent to your request no later than:
07/11/2017

Note: NHS Orkney is a small remote and rural health board within Scotland. All responses to Freedom of Information requests are collated in accordance with the terms of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

The Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 states that a public authority must inform the applicant in writing whether it holds the requested information and if so, communicate that information to the applicant, promptly, but not later than 20 working days after receipt of the request.

For further details please refer to The Scottish Information Commissioner’s website.

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Freedom of Information Office
NHS Orkney
Headquarters, Garden House, New Scapa Road,
Kirkwall, Orkney KW15 1BQ

FOIRequests (NHS ORKNEY), Orkney NHS Board

Dear Mr Jackson,

In order to identify and locate the information that you have requested in the FOI below (Reference Number 201718/306) I would like to request some further information.

I would like some clarification on the following points:

• Would you like this to include agency medical locum doctors, or just those directly employed by NHS Orkney?
• For question three, are you referring specifically to locum doctors who have stated that they will no longer provide their services to the board as a consequence of IR35 regulations?

The requested additional information shall assist NHS Orkney to provide a response best matched to your requirements.

Your request will be put on hold until clarification is provided. When we receive the additional requested information from you we will be able to respond to your request, in accordance with FOISA, within 20 working days of receiving the clarification.

Dear FOIRequests (NHS ORKNEY),

Please find my response to your questions below:-

• Would you like this to include agency medical locum doctors, or just those directly employed by NHS Orkney? - please include the medical locums only
• For question three, are you referring specifically to locum doctors who have stated that they will no longer provide their services to the board as a consequence of IR35 regulations? - that is correct

Yours sincerely,

Adrian Jackson

FOIRequests (NHS ORKNEY), Orkney NHS Board

Dear Mr. Jackson,

It is unfortunately taking slightly longer than anticipated to collate this information for you. I have been given an estimated response date of the 11th by the relevant department, so would hope to have the data with you then.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused by the delay.

Kind regards

Ryan

Ryan McLaughlin
Freedom of Information (FOI) Officer
NHS Orkney Headquarters,
Garden House, New Scapa Road,
Kirkwall, Orkney KW15 1BQ
Tel: 01856 888220
FOI Requests e-mail: [NHS Orkney request email]

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FOIRequests (NHS ORKNEY), Orkney NHS Board

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Dear Mr. Jackson,

Please find attached the response to your FOI request, reference 201718/306.

Many apologies for the delay.

Kind regards

Ryan

Ryan McLaughlin
Freedom of Information (FOI) Officer
NHS Orkney Headquarters,
Garden House, New Scapa Road,
Kirkwall, Orkney KW15 1BQ
Tel: 01856 888220
FOI Requests e-mail: [NHS Orkney request email]

http://www.ohb.scot.nhs.ukhttps://www.fa... https://twitter.com/NHSOrkney

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