The NHS East Midlands has appointed Athona as an exclusive, Tier 1 supplier of locum hospital doctors for all psychiatry posts throughout the region.

As a result of the contract, Athona will be provided with priority access to vacancies within the following Trusts:

  • Derbyshire Mental Health Services NHS Trust
  • Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust
  • Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Trust
  • Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Stewart London, Athona’s Managing Director, comments:

“I am delighted for Athona to have been awarded Tier 1 status with the NHS East Midlands. It is a true testament to the strength of our relationships with the Trusts combined with our ability to deliver. I am looking forward to working more closely with each of the Trusts and helping them meet their staffing requirements.”

The contract, which started on 1st July 2009, represents significant opportunities for Athona’s locum psychiatry doctors across all grades.

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