1987-07-30, English, Article, Journal or magazine article edition: Unions see red over DHSS plan. (draft report recommends privitizing department) Arthur, Charles

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  • Magazine/​Journal article
Published
  • Reed Business Information Ltd., 1987 July 30
Language
  • English

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Title
  • Unions see red over DHSS plan. (draft report recommends privitizing department)
Also Titled
  • Unions see red over DHSS plan.
Appears In
  • Computer Weekly, no.n1074, 1987 July 30, p1(1) (ISSN: 0010-4787)
Author
  • Arthur, Charles
Published
  • Reed Business Information Ltd., 1987 July 30
Physical Description
  • Magazine/​Journal article
Subjects
Target Audience
  • Trade
Summary
  • Union officials protest a draft report that recommends the privatizing of all the Department of Health and Social Security's (DHSS) computing. Union officials note that the privitization costs are an estimated 3 million pounds sterling over the next 15 months and plan to take the issue to the media and government. The full report is expected to go to the Cabinet by the end of the week and includes detailed breakdowns of expected cost savings from privitization of DHSS data processing work. Staff from the Local Office Project are also objecting to replacement of 60 civil service programmers with 26 outside consultants from Computer Sciences (CSC). DHSS said that its 700 million pounds sterling Operational Strategy has been seriously delayed by recent strike action, and internal development problems and cost overruns could cost 7 million pounds per month. Those in favor of calling in CSC state that the project will be put back on schedule and feel there are not enough qualified people at DHSS to do the work.
Language
  • English
Database
  • Gale Academic OneFile
  • Gale General OneFile
Identifier
  • 6006532

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