Case Number 3620
Request Date 12/05/2014
Completion Date 02/07/2014

 

Details of the Request

  1. How many shifts and what percentage of shifts were filled by agency nurses on Bank Holiday Monday 5th May 2014?
     
  2. How many shifts and what percentage of shifts were filled by locum doctors on Bank Holiday Monday 5th May 2014?
     
  3. On that date, what was the highest amount paid for a shift (ie in total, not per hour) for
     
    • an individual agency nurse
    • an individual locum doctor

 

     
  1. What was the total sum paid to all agency/locum staff on shift on that date?

 

Details of the Response

1. How many shifts and what percentage of shifts were filled by agency nurses on Bank Holiday Monday 5th May 2014?

Nursing agency staff: 27 shifts (5.6%)

 

2. How many shifts and what percentage of shifts were filled by locum doctors on Bank Holiday Monday 5th May 2014?

Medical locum staff: 19 shifts

Due to the complexity of having multiple recording systems for medical staff, the Trust has been unable to show the number of shifts covered by agency workers as percentage of all medical shifts.

 

3. On that date, what was the highest amount paid for a shift (ie in total, not per hour) for

a) an individual agency nurse: £622.40 *
b) an individual locum doctor: £1,148 *

 

4. What was the total sum paid to all agency/locum staff on shift on that date?

Nursing agency staff: £10,045 *
Medical agency staff: £12,253 *

 

*Note: All £ Figures are estimated pending receipt of invoices & have been calculated inclusive of VAT