Health service employer representatives and unions have been discussing changes to the national NHS pay framework, Agenda for Change, for eighteen months, this is been done to protect the terms of the agenda change agreement nationally and ensure trusts don't break away from it, with the current economic climate and the national cuts to the NHS running in to the billions NHS trust across the country are looking at where they can make savings.

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