National Agency Framework Agreement

We have published a list of approved framework contracts that trusts must use for the purchase of agency agents. We will continue to review applications for authorization and keep trusts informed of changes to the list of approved agreements. NHS Improvement has introduced a price cap for the amount of money trusts can pay per hour for agency agents working for the NHS. In addition to the cap, new rules came into force on April 1, 2016. They provide that all purchases of agency staff must be made through approved framework agreements. With over fifteen years of experience in the healthcare industry, NLG Health works with NHS Trusts and the private sector to develop solutions that ensure robust and quality service. We understand the complex and demanding constraints placed on hospitals and offer a variety of staffing solutions as well as the provision of temporary doctors, nurses, ROPDs, Allied Health and healthcare professionals. Table of price caps for employees of the NHS Improvement Agency. Caps for the total amount NHS providers can pay per hour for a temporary agency worker and rules on healthcare agency expenses. Publication of the „List of Approved Framework Agreements“ There are 2 CCS frameworks that have both been approved by NHS Improvement and that you can use. You are: If you have any questions or concerns, please email nhsi.agencyrules@nhs.net.

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