Bank Workforce & VMS Arrangements

Rhiannon Andrews made this Freedom of Information request to Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust,

In relation to your Healthcare Agency supply of Temporary Workers could you please provide the answers to the following questions in the below table:
1. Do you have a Master Vendor or Neutral Vendor arrangement in place?
2. If yes, who is your current Master Vendor or Neutral Vendor Provider and which disciplines do they supply?
3. What fill rates are achieved with your Master Vendor or Neutral Vendor Provider in the various disciplines?
4. Are you charged a fee for the service and if so, what is the cost?
5. What is the expiry date for your current contract/contracts?

Staffing Provision MV or NV Provider Fill Rates % Service Fee Contract Expiry Date
General Nursing
Theatres (Nursing)
Healthcare Assistants
RMN’s (Where applicable)
Doctors (All specialisms)
Non-Medical, Non-Clinical

In relation to your Bank workforce expenditure please could you provide answers to the following questions:
1. Do you use any external/3rd parties to manage your bank workforce?
2. If so, please provide the name of the provider and contract start and end dates.
3. Which bank software do you use and how long are you in contract with them?
Please can you ensure that responses are replied to in line with the governance of freedom of information requests.

Thank you very much for your time and effort.

Yours faithfully,

Rhiannon Andrews

Freedom Of Information, Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Rhiannon,

Your request has now been received which I will now process and we aim to provide you with this information as soon as possible.

Kind Regards

Joel Animi
Corporate Affairs
Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS FT
Tel: 0114 271 8956
E-mail: [email address]

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