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NHS Professionals (NHSP) is a limited company wholly owned by the Department of Health; and is the leading provider of managed flexible worker services to the NHS. Established as a Special Health Authority (SpHA) on 1 April 2004, NHS Professionals was created to be a national branded managed service for temporary staff in the NHS.

In 2010 NHS Professionals was dissolved as a Special Health Authority and became NHS Professionals Ltd, a company wholly owned by the Secretary of State for Health in April 2010. NHSP does not receive central funding.

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