Freedom of Information Request - Ophthalmology

Carol Innes made this Freedom of Information request to James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust as part of a batch sent to 101 authorities

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

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Dear James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,

I am writing to make an open government request for information relating to the use of Ophthalmic Devices and believe I am entitled to do this under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

The questions I wish to raise are:

Please specify the Cataract volume and Intra Ocular Lens spend in the following years:
Year Cataract Volumes IOL £ Value ex VAT
2018
2019

Please specify the Trust’s current supplier of Intra Ocular Lenses:

Please indicate below the route of purchase.
Direct supply
Agency
Purchasing Hub
If supply is via an agency of purchasing group/hub, please provide the name:

What was the most commonly used Mono-Focal Intra Ocular Lens in 2018/2019
Please specify supplier name, model and price per lens for the most commonly used Mono- Focal Intra Ocular Lens, in 2018/2019.
Supplier Name
Supplier Model
Price per lens (ex VAT)
Which IOL is preferred Hydrophilic or Hydrophobic?

Most Recent Contract Award
Please specify when the most recent contract was awarded for the supply of Intra Ocular Lenses and provide the length of the contract:
Date of Award
Contract Length

Date of next planned Tender / Contract Award
Please provide the expected commencement date of the next planned Tender for the supply of Intra Ocular Lenses. Please also provide the expected date of the Contract Award.
Date of next planned Tender for IOL supply
Date of next Contract Award for IOL supply

Phaco Emulsification Equipment
Please provide details of the Phaco Emulsification Equipment installed:
Brand of Installed Phaco Machines, the number of machines, estimated date of renewal

If the release of any of this information is prohibited on the grounds of breach of confidence, I ask that you supply me with copies of the confidentiality agreement and remind you that information should not be treated as confidential if such an agreement has not been signed.

I understand that you are required to respond to my request within the 20 working days after you receive this letter. I would be grateful if you could confirm in writing that you have received this request.

I appreciate your attention and look forward to hearing from you in due course.

Kind regards,

Carol Innes

Freedomofinformation, James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Carol,

I am writing to acknowledge receipt of your request we received on 31 January 2020 and to confirm that your request will be dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

The Trust will endeavour to provide this within the 20 working-day deadline and I will of course keep you informed should this not prove possible for any reason.

Many thanks

Ann Filby MCIPR
Head of Communications & Corporate Affairs
James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Tel: 01493 452162
[James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust request email]

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Dear Freedomofinformation,

Thank you for your prompt attention, I look forward to hearing from you in due course.

Yours sincerely,

Carol Innes

Freedomofinformation, James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Carol,

Further to your Freedom of Information request which we received on the 3 February 2020, please find attached the information you require.

The information supplied to you continues to be protected by the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You are free to use it for your own purposes, including any non-commercial research you are doing and for the purposes of news reporting. Any other reuse, for example commercial publication, would require the permission of the copyright holder. Most documents supplied by James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will have been produced by government officials and will be Crown Copyright. You can find details on the arrangements for re-using Crown Copyright on HMSOnline at:

http://www.hmso.gov.uk/copyright/licence...

Information you receive which is not subject to Crown Copyright continues to be protected by the copyright of the person, or organisation from which the information originated. You must ensure that you gain their permission before reproducing any third party (non-Crown Copyright) information.

If you have any queries about this email, please contact me. Do remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

If you are unhappy with the service you have received in relation to your request and wish to request a review of our decision, you should write to. Medical Director, James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Lowestoft Road, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR31 6LA.

Many thanks

Ann Filby MCIPR
Head of Communications & Corporate Affairs
James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Tel: 01493 452162
[James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust request email]

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Dear Freedomofinformation,

Many thanks for your prompt response, I will now close this request.

Yours sincerely,

Carol Innes