The Government should pay for DBS checks for NHS Front line staff during COVID 19

The Government should pay for DBS checks for NHS Front line staff during COVID 19

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Anna Marchant started this petition to Matt Hancock and

During the COVID 19 pandemic, agency staff for the NHS should have the cost of their DBS checks waivered or paid for by the Government.

Whilst these checks are important and essential for the safety of patients and staff, the cost should not be covered by those putting their lives on the front line especially as many are receiving minimum wage and have no other work or benefit options available to them.

 

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