2015/16 National Tariff Payment System : A consultation notice - diagnostic hysteroscopy responses

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Katharine Tylko-Hill

Dear NHS England,

Under the Freedom of Information Act (2000) please would you send me a copy of the 112 responses to question 3 e. about OUTPATIENT DIAGNOSTIC HYSTEROSCOPY cited below, which was part of the 2015/16 National Tariff Payment System : A consultation.

See pages 26-28 of

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/sy...

"3. Do you agree with our proposal to move to more ambitious thresholds on the Best Practice Tariffs (BPT)
for:
a. hip and knee replacement?
b. endoscopy procedures?
c. operations to manage female incontinence day-case procedures?
d. tympanoplasty day-case procedures?
e. DIAGNOSTIC HYSTEROSCOPY OUTPATIENT PROCEDURES?

Diagnostic hysteroscopy
• 112 responses, 88% support
• Some providers and commissioners were concerned that the target may be too high in one year.
• In light of feedback from the TED [Tariff Engagement Document] we are proposing that the threshold for diagnostic hysteroscopy procedures will be increased from the current transition rate of 60% to 70% in 2015/16, with the intention of completing the transition in 2016/17 to 80% 2015/16 National Tariff Payment System : A consultation notice

Yours faithfully,

Katharine Tylko-Hill

FOI, England (NHS ENGLAND), NHS England

Dear Ms Tylko-Hill,

 

Thank you for your communication dated 26 April 2017.

 

NHS England has assessed your communication as a request under the Freedom
of Information (FOI) Act 2000. As such, please be assured that your
request is being dealt with under the terms of the FOI Act and will be
answered within twenty working days.

 

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Yours sincerely,

 

Freedom of Information

Corporate Communications Team

Transformation and Corporate Operations Directorate

 

NHS England

PO Box 16738

REDDITCH

B97 9PT

 

Tel: 0300 311 22 33

Email: [4][NHS England request email]

 

‘High quality care for all, now and for future generations’

 

 

 

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FOI, England (NHS ENGLAND), NHS England

1 Atodiad

Dear Ms Tylko-Hill,

 

Re:      Freedom of Information request (Our Ref: FOI-053289)

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information (FOI) request dated 26 April
2017.

 

Your exact request was:

“Under the Freedom of Information Act (2000) please would you send me a
copy of the 112 responses to  question  3 e. about OUTPATIENT DIAGNOSTIC
HYSTEROSCOPY cited below, which was part of the 2015/16 National Tariff
Payment System : A consultation.

 

See pages 26-28 of

 

[1]https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/sy...

 

"3. Do you agree with our proposal to move to more ambitious thresholds on
the Best Practice Tariffs (BPT)

for:

a. hip and knee replacement?

b. endoscopy procedures?

c. operations to manage female incontinence day-case procedures?

d. tympanoplasty day-case procedures?

e. DIAGNOSTIC HYSTEROSCOPY OUTPATIENT PROCEDURES?

 

Diagnostic hysteroscopy

•  112 responses, 88% support

•  Some providers and commissioners were concerned that the target may be
too high in one year.

•  In light of feedback from the TED [Tariff Engagement Document] we are
proposing that the threshold for diagnostic hysteroscopy procedures will
be increased from the current transition rate of 60% to 70% in 2015/16,
with the intention of completing the transition in 2016/17 to 80% 2015/16
National Tariff Payment System : A consultation notice”

 

NHS England holds some information relevant to your request.

 

Please find the information requested contained within the attached Excel
document.

 

Copyright: NHS England operates under the terms of the open government
licence. Please see the NHS England Terms and conditions on the following
link [2]http://www.england.nhs.uk/terms-and-cond...

 

We hope this information is helpful. However, if you are dissatisfied, you
have the right to ask for an internal review by writing to us, within two
months of the date of this letter, to:

 

NHS England

PO Box 16738

REDDITCH

B97 9PT

 

Email: [3][NHS England request email]

 

Please quote the reference number FOI-053289 in any future communications.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) can be contacted at:

 

The Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

 

Telephone: 0303 123 1113

Email: [4][email address]  

Website: [5]www.ico.gov.uk

 

Please note there is no charge for making an appeal.

 

Please be aware that in line with the Information Commissioner’s directive
on the disclosure of information under the FOI Act, your request will be
anonymised and published on our website as part of our disclosure log.

 

Please do not reply to this email. This message has been sent from a
central mailbox. To communicate with NHS England regarding Freedom of
Information (FOI) requests, enquiries or complaints we ask these are sent
directly to NHS England’s customer contact centre. This is to ensure all
communications are progressed correctly. Their postal address, telephone
number and email details are as follows:- PO Box 16738, Redditch, B97 9PT;
0300 3 11 22 33, [6][NHS England request email].

   

Yours sincerely,

 

 

Freedom of Information

Corporate Communications Team

Transformation and Corporate Operations Directorate

 

NHS England

PO Box 16738

REDDITCH

B97 9PT

 

Tel: 0300 311 22 33

Email: [7][NHS England request email]

 

‘High quality care for all, now and for future generations’

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

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2. http://www.england.nhs.uk/terms-and-cond...
3. mailto:[NHS England request email]
4. mailto:[email address]
5. http://www.ico.gov.uk/
6. mailto:[NHS England request email]
7. mailto:[NHS England request email]

Katharine Tylko-Hill

Dear FOI, England (NHS ENGLAND),

Thank you for much for this partial reply. Under the FOIA please would you send me the column of the Excel sheet which lists the names of the responders, presumably NHS Trusts.

With many thanks,

Yours sincerely,

Katharine Tylko-Hill

FOI, England (NHS ENGLAND), NHS England

Dear Ms Tylko-Hill,  

 

Thank you for your communication dated 20 May 2017.

 

NHS England has assessed your communication as a request under the Freedom
of Information (FOI) Act 2000. As such, please be assured that your
request is being dealt with under the terms of the FOI Act and will be
answered within twenty working days.

 

For further information regarding the FOI Act, please refer to the
Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) website. For further information
regarding NHS England and the information it publishes please visit our
website [1]here.

 

If you have any queries about this request or wish to contact us again,
please email [2][NHS England request email] and the message will be
forwarded appropriately. Please remember to quote the above reference
number in any future communications.

 

Please do not reply to this email. This message has been sent from a
central mailbox. To communicate with NHS England regarding Freedom of
Information (FOI) requests, enquiries or complaints we ask these are sent
directly to NHS England’s customer contact centre. This is to ensure all
communications are progressed correctly. Their postal address, telephone
number and email details are as follows:- PO Box 16738, Redditch, B97 9PT;
0300 3 11 22 33, [3][NHS England request email].

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Freedom of Information

Corporate Communications Team

Transformation and Corporate Operations Directorate

 

NHS England

PO Box 16738

REDDITCH

B97 9PT

 

Tel: 0300 311 22 33

Email: [4][NHS England request email]

 

‘High quality care for all, now and for future generations’

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

References

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2. mailto:[NHS England request email]
3. mailto:[NHS England request email]
4. mailto:[NHS England request email]

FOI, England (NHS ENGLAND), NHS England

Dear Ms Tylko-Hill,

 

Re: Freedom of Information request (Our Ref: FOI-053546)

 

We are writing further to your Freedom of Information (FOI) request dated
20 May 2017.  

 

Please accept our apologies for the delay in responding to your request.
NHS England is not in a position to respond to your request at this time.
We are still in the process of assessing your request and will provide you
with a full response as soon as possible. We will write to provide a
further update on or before 3 July 2017, if your response is not complete
by this time.

 

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Please be aware that
you have the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) can be contacted at:

 

The Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

 

Telephone: 0303 123 1113

Email: [1][email address]  

Website: [2]www.ico.gov.uk

 

Please do not reply to this email. This message has been sent from a
central mailbox. To communicate with NHS England regarding Freedom of
Information (FOI) requests, enquiries or complaints we ask these are sent
directly to NHS England’s customer contact centre. This is to ensure all
communications are progressed correctly. Their postal address, telephone
number and email details are as follows:- PO Box 16738, Redditch, B97 9PT;
0300 3 11 22 33, [3][NHS England request email].

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Freedom of Information

Corporate Communications Team

Transformation and Corporate Operations Directorate

 

NHS England

PO Box 16738

REDDITCH

B97 9PT

 

Tel: 0300 311 22 33

Email: [4][NHS England request email]

 

‘High quality care for all, now and for future generations’

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

References

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1. mailto:[email address]
2. http://www.ico.gov.uk/
3. mailto:[NHS England request email]
4. mailto:[NHS England request email]

FOI, England (NHS ENGLAND), NHS England

1 Atodiad

Dear Ms Tylko-Hill,

 

Re:      Freedom of Information request (Our Ref: FOI-053546)

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information (FOI) request dated 20 May 2017.
Please accept our sincere apologies for the delay in providing a response
to your request.

 

Your exact request, with regard to the response to FOI-053289, was:

“Under the FOIA please would you send me the column of the Excel sheet
which lists the names of the responders, presumably NHS Trusts.”

 

NHS England holds this information.

 

Please find the relevant information contained within the attached Excel
document.

 

 

Copyright: NHS England operates under the terms of the open government
licence. Please see the NHS England Terms and conditions on the following
link [1]http://www.england.nhs.uk/terms-and-cond...

 

We hope this information is helpful. However, if you are dissatisfied, you
have the right to ask for an internal review by writing to us, within two
months of the date of this letter, to:

 

NHS England

PO Box 16738

REDDITCH

B97 9PT

 

Email: [2][NHS England request email]

 

Please quote the reference number FOI-053546 in any future communications.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) can be contacted at:

 

The Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

 

Telephone: 0303 123 1113

Email: [3][email address]  

Website: [4]www.ico.gov.uk

 

Please note there is no charge for making an appeal.

 

Please be aware that in line with the Information Commissioner’s directive
on the disclosure of information under the FOI Act, your request will be
anonymised and published on our website as part of our disclosure log.

 

Please do not reply to this email. This message has been sent from a
central mailbox. To communicate with NHS England regarding Freedom of
Information (FOI) requests, enquiries or complaints we ask these are sent
directly to NHS England’s customer contact centre. This is to ensure all
communications are progressed correctly. Their postal address, telephone
number and email details are as follows:- PO Box 16738, Redditch, B97 9PT;
0300 3 11 22 33, [5][NHS England request email].

   

Yours sincerely,

 

 

Freedom of Information

Corporate Communications Team

Transformation and Corporate Operations Directorate

 

NHS England

PO Box 16738

REDDITCH

B97 9PT

 

Tel: 0300 311 22 33

Email: [6][NHS England request email]

 

‘High quality care for all, now and for future generations’

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

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