Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_6001

Date Request Received: 14/01/2021 13:29:02

Date Request Replied To: 10/02/2021 15:14:00

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Request Summary: Agency Nursing Spend (inc off framework)

Request Category: Private Individuals

Question Number 1:
What contractual relationships are in place for supplying agency nurses and who is responsible for managing them?
Answer To Question 1:
Preferred Supplier List via Frameworks. Managed between OD and People and Procurement
Question Number 2:
How many agencies are used to supply agency nurses?
Answer To Question 2:
Question Number 3:
Of these agencies, how many are off framework – please list them?
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Question Number 4:
Over the past 6 months, how many shifts have been filled via an off framework agency?
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Question Number 5:
Who is your highest paid agency nurse, what is their speciality and their hourly charge?
Answer To Question 5:
Band 5 - £90.45 per hour in Child Health over a Sunday/Bank Holiday.

Question Number 6:
Please outline your spend per agency, broken down by grade and speciality of nurse over the past 6 months?
Answer To Question 6:
Spend in the 6 months to 31 December 2021 was as per the attached spread sheet (spend by grade and specialty within this is not held)
Summary Nursing Agency Spend 1-7-20 to 31-12-20.xlsx
Please see attachments:
Summary Nursing Agency Spend 1-7-20 to 31-12-20.xlsx
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