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star this property date less than 2019-10-22more like thismore than 2019-10-22
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Department of Health and Social Care more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Health and Social Care more like this
unstar this property hansard heading NHS and Social Services: Agency Workers more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the cost to the (a) NHS and (b) social care system of (i) fees, (ii) markups and (ii) commissions to supply agencies for (A) clinical and (B) other staff. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency East Hampshire more like this
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Mr Damian Hinds more like this
star this property uin 3731 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction true more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-30more like thismore than 2019-10-30
unstar this property answer text <p>In 2018/19, National Health Service trusts spent £2.40 billion on agency staff, including clinical and non-clinical staff. Between March 2018 and March 2019, £938 million was spent on agency medical staff, £950 million on agency nursing staff and £513 million on other staff.<sup>1 </sup></p><p>NHS Improvement’s agency rules include a cap which sets a ceiling for agency fees. Full details of the NHS Improvement price caps are attached.</p><p> </p><p>The Department does not hold data that shows the breakdown of fees, markups and commissions.</p><p> </p><p>The Department does not hold this data for social care. The Skills for Care programme estimates that in 2018/19 agency social care staff represented 7% of the 1.52 million people strong adult social care workforce.<sup>2 </sup></p><p> </p><p>Notes:</p><p>[1]<a href="https://improvement.nhs.uk/documents/5404/Performance_of_the_NHS_provider_sector_for_the_quarter_4_1819.pdf" target="_blank">https://improvement.nhs.uk/documents/5404/Performance_of_the_NHS_provider_sector_for_the_quarter_4_1819.pdf</a></p><p><sup>2</sup><a href="https://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/adult-social-care-workforce-data/Workforce-intelligence/documents/State-of-the-adult-social-care-sector/State-of-Report-2019.pdf" target="_blank">https://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/adult-social-care-workforce-data/Workforce-intelligence/documents/State-of-the-adult-social-care-sector/State-of-Report-2019.pdf</a></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency Charnwood more like this
star this property answering member printed Edward Argar remove filter
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less than 2019-10-30T17:01:43.267Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-30T17:01:43.267Z
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star this property label Biography information for Edward Argar more like this
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unstar this property file name Price_card_2019-20_v2.0.xlsx more like this
star this property title PQ3731 more like this
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star this property answering member constituency Charnwood more like this
star this property answering member printed Edward Argar more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Edward Argar more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this