Histology Reporting

Mae'r cais yn aros am eglurhad. Os K Lawrence ydych chi, os gwelwch yn dda, mewngofnodi i anfon neges ddilynol.

Dear Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust,

For the financial year 2016/17 please provide information relating to histology slides/ cases reported for patients of the trust.

1.How many histology slides and or cases (please state whether the number given is slides or cases or both) were reported by consultant histopathologists for patients treated by the trust. If exact numbers are not available, an estimate to within 5% is acceptable, but please state whether exact numbers or estimates are given. (cytology should be excluded)

2.Of these slides/ cases how many were reported by: a.Consultants employed by the trust working in their normal NHS programmed activity sessions
b.Consultants employed by the trust being paid for additional sessions
c.Consultants employed by the trust being paid an amount per slide or case for activity outside their contracted programmed activities
d.Consultants employed by other trusts, where the trust contracts with these consultants or their trust
e.Backlogs Limited
f.Unilabs
g.Source Bioscience
h.Cellular Pathology Services Limited
i.Other private histology providers (please specify which)

3.How much was spent in 2016/17 with each of the following in relation to the reporting of histology slides/ cases a.Consultants employed by the trust being paid for additional sessions
b.Consultants employed by the trust being paid an amount per slide or case for activity outside their contracted programmed activities
c.Consultants employed by other trusts, where the trust contracts with these consultants or their trust
d.Backlogs Limited
e.Unilabs
f.Source Bioscience
g.Cellular Pathology Services Limited
h.Other private histology providers (please specify which)

Yours faithfully,

K Lawrence

Freedomofinformation (DARTFORD AND GRAVESHAM NHS TRUST), Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

Hi K Lawrence,

FOI request duly noted – I will ensure you receive a response within the statutory 20 working day deadline.

It would truly help our statistics for internal reporting if you could confirm if you are a freelance journalist or from a commercial company?

Please note that in order to gather together the information requested; it is necessary to share your details within the Trust as your request will be forwarded onto the relevant departments involved.

As part of our responsibilities under the Freedom of Information Act, it will also be necessary to include your request within our disclosure log published via the Trust’s website.

Regards,

FOI Act Lead
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

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Freedomofinformation (DARTFORD AND GRAVESHAM NHS TRUST), Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

Dear K Lawrence,

Freedom of Information
Under section 8 of the Freedom of Information Act a request for information:
(a)is in writing
(b)states the name of the applicant and an address for correspondence, and
(c)describes the information requested.

The request below does not state the full name of the applicant and therefore the Trust does not accept this as a valid request under the Act.
No further action will be taken until we hear from you.

Kind regards,
FOI Act Lead
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

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