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Locum spend declining at Noble's

Saving on locums and bank: £1.7 million in 2017/18

Locum doctors don't 'rule the roost' at Noble's Hospital - on the contrary, locum and bank spend has been cut by 24.3 per cent in the last year.

That's according to director Mike Quinn in response to comments from workers' union; Unite.

Head of the Isle of Man Branch; Eric Holmes said agency doctors have formed a monopoly there, and are hampering efforts to recruit, and make savings.

Mr Quinn explains why that's a misleading, and a false accusation:

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