Electronic order communications systems

Andrew O'Hara made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Warrington and Halton Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,

I’d be grateful if you could please advise:

1. If the Trust currently has an electronic order communications system, ie a laboratory test ordering system in place?
a. If so, which system?
b. What was the cost of the system at the time of purchase?
c. In which hospitals and in which departments is the system currently in use?
d. Has it been implemented for both wards and GPs?
e. Does the Trust have a current vendor contract for the software?
f. If so, when does it expire?
g. Does the Trust have a current support contract for the software?
h. If so, when does it expire?

2. If the Trust currently also has an electronic Admission, Discharge and Transfer (ADT) system in place?

Thanks very much in advance.

Yours faithfully,

Andrew O'Hara

Freedom of Information Act 2000 –Ref No: 15-381

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Ms Sophie Parry
IT Support Officer– IT Department
Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Internal Ext: 5737
IT Dept, Kendrick Wing, Warrington Hospital, Warrington, WA5 1QG
www.warringtonandhaltonhospitals.nhs.uk

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Dear Sir

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 –Ref No: 15-381

 

Response to request dated 26/08/2015 made under the Freedom of Information
Act 2000

 

 

1.            If the Trust currently has an electronic order
communications system, ie a laboratory test ordering system in place? Yes

a.            If so, which system? Sunquest ICE

b.            What was the cost of the system at the time of purchase?
Unknown. £43,640 excl VAT

c.             In which hospitals and in which departments is the system
currently in use? Throughout the trust

d.            Has it been implemented for both wards and GPs? Yes

e.            Does the Trust have a current vendor contract for the
software? Yes

f.             If so, when does it expire? Unknown. August 2016

g.            Does the Trust have a current support contract for the
software? Yes

h.            If so, when does it expire? Unknown. August 2016

 

2.            If the Trust currently also has an electronic Admission,
Discharge and Transfer (ADT) system in place? Yes

 

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Information Governance and Corporate Records Manager – IT Department

Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Direct Dial: 01925 635911
Internal Ext: 5673

IT Dept, Kendrick Wing, Warrington Hospital, Warrington, WA5 1QG
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