10% Glucose IV 500ml bolus amount bought, used and out of date stock 2016-2017

Gary Turnbull made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to West Midlands Ambulance Service University NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust,

Please can you provide under the freedom of information act the following figures:

How many 10% glucose (500ml bags) was purchased by the trust in 2015 - 2017.

How many 10% glucose (250ml bags) was purchased by the trust in 2015 - 2017.

How many 10% glucose (500ml bags) was not used by the trust in 2015 - 2017 due to going out of date .

How many 10% glucose (250ml bags) was not used by the trust in 2015 - 2017 due to going out of date .

How much 10% glucose (500ml bags) was administered on average per patient by the trust paramedics in 2015 - 2017.

How much 10% glucose (250ml bags) was administered on average per patient by the trust paramedics in 2015 - 2017.

What was the cost of per unit 500ml bag of 10% glucose and the total number of units purchased between 1st January 2015 - 31st December 2015 and 1st January 2016 - 31st December 2016.

What was the cost of per unit 250ml bag of 10% glucose and the total number of units purchased between 1st January 2015 - 31st December 2015 and 1st January 2016 - 31st December 2016.

This information is for a clinical audit to compare costs and usage compared to other ambulance services in the UK in order to see where recommendations to cut wastage and reduce costs.

Yours faithfully,

Mr G J Turnbull

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Christopher Kerr

 

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