FOI 7974 - Agency Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Pharmacy Staff

Date: 21 March 2023 to 21 March 2026

 

  1. Total number of hours of agency nurses used by the Trust in the month of February 2023 
  2. Of the total number of agency nurse hours used, the number of hours procured ‘off-framework’ 
  3. Of the total number of agency nurse hours used, the number of hours procured at ‘break glass’ or rates above the NHSI rate caps. 
  4. Of the total number of agency nurse hours used, the number of hours procured at an increased AFC banding i.e. band 5 offered band 6 as an incentive 

And

  1. Total number of hours of agency healthcare assistants used by the Trust in the month of February 2023 
  2. Of the total number of agency healthcare assistants hours used, the number of hours procured ‘off-framework’ 
  3. Of the total number of agency healthcare assistants hours used, the number of hours procured at ‘break glass’ or rates above the NHSI rate caps. 

And

  1. Total number of hours of agency pharmacy staff used by the Trust in the month of February 2023 
  2. Of the total number of agency pharmacy staff hours used, the number of hours procured ‘off-framework’ 
  3. Of the total number of agency pharmacy staff hours used, the number of hours procured at ‘break glass’ or rates above the NHSI rate caps. 
  • Request ID:
    FOI 7974
  • Category:
    Staff - Agency Spend
  • Response:

    March 2023

    1. Total number of hours of agency nurses used by the Trust in the month of February 2023 4,434.92
    2. Of the total number of agency nurse hours used, the number of hours procured ‘off-framework’ 45 hours
    3. Of the total number of agency nurse hours used, the number of hours procured at ‘break glass’ or rates above the NHSI rate caps. 45 Hours
    4. Of the total number of agency nurse hours used, the number of hours procured at an increased AFC banding i.e. band 5 offered band 6 as an incentive – 0

    And

    1. Total number of hours of agency healthcare assistants used by the Trust in the month of February 2023 - 0
    2. Of the total number of agency healthcare assistants hours used, the number of hours procured ‘off-framework’ 0
    3. Of the total number of agency healthcare assistants hours used, the number of hours procured at ‘break glass’ or rates above the NHSI rate caps. 0

    And

    1. Total number of hours of agency pharmacy staff used by the Trust in the month of February 2023 0
    2. Of the total number of agency pharmacy staff hours used, the number of hours procured ‘off-framework’ 0
    3. Of the total number of agency pharmacy staff hours used, the number of hours procured at ‘break glass’ or rates above the NHSI rate caps. 0