Coastal trust Southport and Ormskirk is proof that that you can cut what you spend on locums and still reel in the right staff – even when you’re fishing in a small pool. The Trust’s sea-rious savings include a drop of more than 40% in overall medical locum spend within just twelve months of introducing […]

Large NHS organisations typically pay multi-million pound sums in VAT each year. So it’s a big help to budgets that the health service is allowed to recover VAT for some types of purchase. What’s rather less helpful is that the rules about what payments can be reclaimed are both complicated and confusing.

We have put together a roadshow of comprehensive training events ideal for someone new to Government Department VAT or requiring an up to date refresher. The sessions review all the changes over the last 12 months including overseas transactions. They are our most popular training event which have grown over time due to being run in an interactive and engaging manner.

Discover the latest NHS technical news update from VAT recovery specialists, Liaison.

Positive signs as average locum pay and commission falls in Q3 As staff shortfalls remain a principal issue across UK trusts, the challenges faced by the NHS are no secret. Locum support provided by agencies is, of course, intrinsic to the NHS; required to ensure the services provided to the public are not compromised, and […]