Athona Medical awarded UK Tier 1 & Tier 2 contracts
Athona Medical awarded UK Tier 1 & Tier 2 contracts for the supply of locum doctors.
Athona Medical, a division of Athona Recruitment is delighted to announce the award of a Tier 1 contract to supply locum doctors to the following Trusts in Staffordshire:
• University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trusts
• Mid Staffordshire Foundation NHS Trust
• Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent Partnership NHS Trust
• North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust.
This Tier 1 contract commenced 9th September 2013 and runs for 2 years. They employ over 7000 staff in Staffordshire, making them a major employer in Stoke-on-Trent and surrounding areas.
Athona Medical has also been awarded a Tier 1 contract to supply locum doctors to University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust, South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust and George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust. This Tier 1 contract was awarded to Athona Medical as part of the Health Trust Europe (HTE) Framework which commenced on 1st July 2013.
Following our recent Tier 1 wins, Athona Medical has also been appointed as a Tier 2 agency for the supply of locum doctors to Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust including Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital and Trafford Hospitals. The Tier 2 contract was awarded as part of the Health Trust Europe (HTE) Framework, commenced mid-July for 24 months.
The Trust itself employs over 10,000 staff members to provide different health services across five sites. Doctors working through Athona Medical have access to vacancies in Manchester - visit the jobs section on our website.