NHS Professionals (NHSP) supplies managed services for the provision of temporary staffing. Over 90% of NHSP’s services are conducted using web-based systems allowing their client to self-service with minimal intervention from NHSP.
Re-write the holiday booking system to give the 50,000 flexible workers (FWs) registered with NHSP the ability to understand and book annual leave
Solutions and benefits
Requirements analysis was undertaken to build a Software Requirements Specification (SRS) containing functional and non-functional requirements
Implemented Rational Unified Process (RUP) methodology
Unit Testing and System / Integration Testing was adopted to minimise risk and allow early testing and approval
Through the implementation of the new system, flexible workers and NHS Professionals staff now understand how holiday is accrued
The rules for calculation of the flexible workers entitlement has been made transparent