Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_4930

Date Request Received: 27/02/2019 15:25:55

Date Request Replied To: 15/03/2019 15:10:39

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Request Summary: Anaesthetic consultants employed by the Trust

Request Category: Companies

Question Number 1:
What is your overall anaesthetic consultant headcount?
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Question Number 2:
What is your whole time equivalent anaesthetic consultant headcount?
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Question Number 3:
How many SPAs do you provide at appointment as the basic level to anaesthetic consultants? Please do not include any additional SPAs people may receive for additional responsibility.
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Question Number 4:
Do you require anaesthetic consultants to offer an additional PA if they wish to undertake private practice?
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Question Number 5:
What was your total wage bill for additional work undertaken by consultants in the financial year 2017/18? This should also include any work where the consultant was ‘acting down’.
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Question Number 6:
Does the figure provided in (5) include employers NI or pension contributions? Is so, what is the total for employers NI and pension?
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Question Number 7:
Please can you provide a breakdown of all the rates of pay you offer consultants for any additional work they undertake outside of their job plan, for example, additional lists, or covering additional on-call duties?
Answer To Question 7:
£100 per hour for additional DCC in SPA time
£150 per hour for additional work in non-NHS time
There is a separate waiting list tariff for Orthopaedic LLP work on a Saturday or Sunday.
£75 per hour for additional resident on-call cover and £100 per night for weekday on-call and £250 per night for weekend on-call.
2 x normal rate of pay for acting down. Or 2 hours off per hour worked as time off in lieu.
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