Reducing agency spend case studies and resources


Here we bring you a suite of shared learning and resources which demonstrate how trusts are reducing their agency spend. 
Many are based on the five high impact changes and offer examples of how each of the high impact actions can be translated into practical steps that can lead to both a significant increase in the quality of care and a reduction in the organisation's expenditure on temporary staffing.

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Case studies

We have a number of case studies which describe different approaches to reducing agency spend.




  • How five people saved five million - Amanda Dunkley and Christine Brereton from North Cumbria University Hospitals Trust share how they've reduced the trust's agency spend.

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These top tips have been compiled by managers and staff in organisations from across the NHS where changes have been implemented and a reduction in agency spend has resulted. Find out more.

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