NHS Trusts Advised to Rely on Staffing Agencies

NHS Trusts Advised to Rely on Staffing Agencies

NHS trusts should rely more on staffing banks instead of the ‘expensive’ recruitment firms. This advice has been given by Ian Dalton, NHS Improvement CEO. The trusts need to adopt a ‘bank-first’ approach to full staffing needs. NHS Improvement...
NHS Staff Win Right to Claim Six Years Underpaid Holiday Pay

NHS Staff Win Right to Claim Six Years Underpaid Holiday Pay

The Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT) has recently awarded a ruling in favour of the NHS staff. In the Flower v East of England Ambulance Trust, the staff had won the right to claim six years in underpaid holiday pay. As per the employment terms and conditions of the...
Will the Extra NHS Funds Come from Private Sector IR35?

Will the Extra NHS Funds Come from Private Sector IR35?

On Sunday, Theresa May had announced an extra £25 billion budget for the NHS over the next five years. However, the government had not clarified where the extra funds will come from. Funding will increase by £4.5 billion during the period 2019 – 2020 —  an...