How many doctors have been booked outside of IR35 since April 2017?
What is your yearly trust spending on agency locum doctors via framework agencies, broken down into grade and specialty?
What is your yearly trust spending on agency locum doctors via OFF-framework agencies, broken down into grade and specialty?
What is your average total charge rate for a locum consultant doctor?
Who is the highest paid locum Consultant, what is the hourly rate and in what specialty do they practice?
Please can you outline your spend per agency, broken down by grade and specialty of doctor over the past 12 months?
In 2017/18 the average hourly rate for locum medical staff was £78
The highest paid Locum Consultant is a Dermatology Consultant who was paid £130 plus VAT per hour.
Please see the attached document for the spend per agency. The breakdown by grade and specialty of doctor is exempt under section 43(2) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 as disclosure would prejudice the commercial interests of the Trust.