Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_4818

Date Request Received: 15/01/2019 08:12:57

Date Request Replied To: 08/02/2019 13:42:28

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Request Summary: Agency spend, employment of locums, clinical streaming service in A&E

Request Category: Companies

Question Number 1:
What was your total agency spend with locums in the last year?
Answer To Question 1:
Please refer to question 11 of our previously published FOI 4723, available from this link -

Agency medical spend in 2017-18 was £2,810k.
Question Number 2:
What was the percentage of vacant locum jobs that were filled in the last year?
Answer To Question 2:
Information not held
Question Number 3:
Do any of your trust's A&E departments have a clinical streaming service?

If yes, who is the provider of the clinical streaming?
If yes, who is the Lead Responsible Officer (manager/person in charge) of the clinical streaming?
If yes, what are the contact details for the Lead Responsible Officer?
Answer To Question 3:

a) Senior Paramedics employed on honorary contracts with the trust provide our clinical streaming at the front door.

b) Lead nurse / Lead Clinician in ED

c) Lead clinician, Emergency Department, Salisbury District Hospital, Odstock Road, Salisbury, SP2 8BJ
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