Dear Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust,
Please answer the below questions in relation to your organisations staff bank utilisation for each staffing group:
Allied Health Professionals (AHPs)
Nursing and Midwifery
For each response state the name of the staffing group this relates to e.g. AHPs: Yes, Nursing & Midwifery: Yes, NMNC: No
1a. Does your organisation have a current staff bank?
1b. If yes, what type of bank is in place and when if applicable is the contract due for renewal:
i) Internal bank supported by third-party technology
ii) Managed bank
iii) Outsourced bank
iv) In-house (no third-party involved, possibly managed on Excel)
Please answer the below questions in relation to the organisations staff bank supplier for each staffing group. For each response state the name of the staffing group this relates to e.g. AHPs: Yes, Nursing & Midwifery: Yes, NMNC: No
3a. Please state the name of the third-party supplier(s) used to manage the supply of your bank staff, inclusive of any outsourced or managed arrangements (i.e. NHSP, Patchwork, Reed, Allocate, Liaison, PlusUs, Locum's Nest etc)
3b. Please state the name of the software used to book and manage your bank staff (i.e.
NHSP:Connect, TempRE Bank, Allocate BankStaff etc.)
4a. What framework was used to procure the supplier?
4b. What is the contract start date? (dd/mm/yy)
4c. What is the contract end date? (dd/mm/yy)
4d. What was the average monthly fee paid to the supplier in the last 12 months?
4e. What is the pricing structure of the fees paid to the supplier? I.e. % of costs processed, fixed transactional fee, license fee etc
Ms C Ball
Dear Ms Ball,
Freedom of Information
Under section 8 of the Freedom of Information Act a request for
(a) is in writing
(b) states the name of the applicant and an address for correspondence,
(c) describes the information requested.
The request below does not state the full name of the applicant and
therefore the Trust does not accept this as a valid request under the Act.
FOI Act Lead
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust
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