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I start the day with anti-depressants and end wishing I didn’t work in NHS payroll

Mar 2nd, 2015 by

It’s not just clinical staff feeling the strain in the health service – the back office is under huge pressure too

Are NHS office staff at risk of burnout? Open thread

Some people think all we do in NHS payroll is press a button and cash appears in people’s bank accounts on payday.

We now use a frequently-crashing human resources (HR) database with add-ons to enable payroll function, run by a company that also provides payroll services. No conflict of interest there, then.

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