FOI 7902 - Temporary Agency Staffing

Date: 14 March 2023 to 14 March 2026

1.  Do you currently receive a neutral vendor managed service, or master vendor managed service, for the supply of temporary agency staff?

Please provide the following information for each staffing group. If there is no service provider, please state this.

i. Medical / Dental

  • Name of the managed service provider? 
  • Are they a neutral vendor or master vendor? 
  • Expiry date of contract with the managed service provider?

ii. Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) / Scientific, Therapeutic and Technical

  • Name of the managed service provider? 
  • Are they a neutral vendor or master vendor? 
  • Expiry date of contract with the managed service provider?

iii. Nursing and Midwifery / Healthcare Assistants (HCAs)

  • Name of the managed service provider? 
  • Are they a neutral vendor or master vendor? 
  • Expiry date of contract with the managed service provider?

iv. Non-Medical, Non-Clinical (NMNC)

  • Name of the managed service provider?  
  • Are they a neutral vendor or master vendor? 
  • Expiry date of contract with the managed service provider? 

 2.  Do you currently have a direct engagement (DE) provider in place, for VAT reclaim on agency spend?

Please provide the following information for each staffing group. If there is no service provider, please state this.

i. Medical / Dental

  • Name of the DE provider? 
  • Expiry date of contract with the managed service provider?

ii. Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) / Scientific, Therapeutic and Technical

  • Name of the DE provider? 
  • Expiry date of contract with the managed service provider?

iii. Non-Medical, Non-Clinical (NMNC)

  • Name of the DE provider?  
  • Expiry date of contract with the managed service provider? 

3.  Please can you provide 2022 full calendar year (01/01/2022 – 31/12/2022) spend figures on temporary agency staff (agency throughput)?

Please provide the following information for each staffing group. If there is no agency spend, please state this.2022 spend on temporary agency staff (excluding VAT)?  

    • i. Medical / Dental

      • 2022 spend on temporary agency staff (excluding VAT)?

      ii. Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) / Scientific, Therapeutic and Technical

      • 2022 spend on temporary agency staff (excluding VAT)?

      iii. Nursing and Midwifery / Healthcare Assistants (HCAs)

      • 2022 spend on temporary agency staff (excluding VAT)? 

      iv. Non-Medical, Non-Clinical (NMNC)2022 spend on temporary agency staff (excluding VAT)?

  • Request ID:
    FOI 7902
  • Category:
    Staff - Agency Spend
  • Response:

    March 2023

    Please see attached response.