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The NHS ban on agency workers has been paused

03 April 2017

We are pleased to announce that NHS Improvement are pausing the instruction ‘that trusts should ensure staff employed through an agency are not substantively employed elsewhere in the NHS.’ These rules were due to come into force on 1 April, but after a significant amount of negative feedback, the decision has been made to not go ahead with this change for now.
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Swiis celebrating another Neuven Platinum Audit Award

31 March 2017

We are delighted to announce that Swiis Health & Social Care has once again achieved Platinum Status in the independent Neuven Solutions Health Trust Europe Agency Nursing Framework audit. This represents the highest award a supplier can achieve, and is the fifth consecutive audit in which we have been awarded the highest possible accolade.
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Our response to the possible ban of agency workers directly employed by NHS

24 March 2017

Last week we received unconfirmed information from the REC in respect of a push by NHS Improvement (NHSi) to ban all directly employed NHS staff from working in the NHS via an agency.
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