NURSE FEES:  Agreed with HEE on National Basis – details will be provided via HEE


  • No £90k nurse agency costs

  • No £300K+ locum doctor costs

  • No litigation claims due to staffing shortages

  • No cancelled theatre lists (£10k per time)

  • No beds out-of-use due to no nurse cover

  • No Performance Indicator penalties (A&E or RTT)

  • No need to run recruitment campaigns in unfamiliar countries with poor job uptake (min £30k per campaign)

  • No nurses stuck in roles as healthcare assistants as can’t pass IELTS (which has a 70% failure rate)