Dentistry wait times

Molly Clayton made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Barts Health NHS Trust

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Dear Barts Health NHS Trust,

I would like to request the following information please.

1. What is the current waiting time for dental patients? Please provide information from previous years.
2. What is the current waiting time for dental patients needing major dental work?Please provide information from previous years.
4. How many dentistry appointments have been missed or rescheduled in the past year? Please provide information from previous years.
5. How many referrals were made for dentist appointments in the past year? Please provide information from previous years.

Thank you very much,
Yours faithfully,
Molly Clayton

BARTSHEALTH, Foi (BARTS HEALTH NHS TRUST), Barts Health NHS Trust

Updated message February 2021:  

 

Please be aware that the Trust is experiencing significant operational
pressures in this wave of Covid-19. We may take longer than usual to
respond to your request and would encourage you to withdraw it if your
request is not time-sensitive or if you realise that you no longer require
the information that you have requested.   

 

Yours sincerely,

Freedom of Information Team
Barts Health NHS Trust

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BARTSHEALTH, Foi (BARTS HEALTH NHS TRUST), Barts Health NHS Trust

Dear Molly Clayton

Your Request for Information: FOI-0291-21

Thank you for your recent request for information. This will be processed in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act.
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Yours faithfully,

Freedom of Information Team
Barts Health NHS Trust
Information Governance (FOI)
Shape Your Story
Floor 9, 20 Churchill Place
London, E14 5HJ

Website: www.bartshealth.nhs.uk
[Barts Health NHS Trust request email]

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BARTSHEALTH, Foi (BARTS HEALTH NHS TRUST), Barts Health NHS Trust

Dear Molly Clayton

 

The Trust has received your request, however, before we can proceed we
require some clarification from you.

 

You have asked for

 

1. What is the current waiting time for dental patients? Please provide
information from previous years.

2. What is the current waiting time for dental patients needing major
dental work? Please provide information from previous years.

4. How many dentistry appointments have been missed or rescheduled in the
past year? Please provide information from previous years.

5. How many referrals were made for dentist appointments in the past year?
Please provide information from previous years.

 

Please can you clarify

 

Specifically, which previous years you are requesting information for.

 

In accordance with the FOI Act and the FOI Code of Practice, your request
will be put on hold while we wait your clarification and the clock
restarted once sufficient clarification has been received. If we do not
receive a clarification from you within 2 months of this email we will
consider the request closed.

 

Please be aware that the Trust may take longer than usual to respond to
your request as we are anticipating increasing operational pressures due
to Covid-19.

 

If you decide that you no longer require the information that you have
requested, we would encourage you to withdraw your request so that our
team can focus on other requests and our services can focus on other work.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Freedom of Information Team

Barts Health NHS Trust

Information Governance (FOI)

Shape Your Story

Floor 9, 20 Churchill Place

London, E14 5HJ

 

Website: [1]www.bartshealth.nhs.uk

[2][Barts Health NHS Trust request email]

   

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