Employers gear up for pandemic threat

Phillips, Lucy; Churchard, Claire
May 2009
People Management;5/7/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p7
The article reports that employers of British National Health Services (NHS) staff and other key employees are bracing themselves for the pandemic threat of the swine flu in 2009. Some of the strategies taken by employers include determining whether retired staff are available and requesting workers to fill in other roles. NHS trusts have also been working with recruitment agencies to predict temporary staff demand. They have been demanded to update their workforce plan.


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