Long Covid statistics

Grace Pritchard made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Health and Social Care Trust as part of a batch sent to 15 authorities

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Mae'r ymateb i'r cais hwn yn hwyr iawn. Yn ôl y gyfraith, ym mhob amgylchiad, dylai Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Health and Social Care Trust fod wedi ymateb erbyn hyn. (manylion). Gallwch gwyno drwy yn gofyn am adolygiad mewnol.

Dear Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Health and Social Care Trust,

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would like to request the following information on the number of staff impacted by long Covid under your trust.

How many staff members were recorded to have had long Covid while working for your trust at any time in the period between March 2020 - September 2021?.

What were the five longest periods in days that a member of staff took a leave of absence due to long Covid in the time period between March 2020 - September 2021?

Could you state all leave of absences taken where long Covid was cited as the cause between March 2020 and September 2021.

Does your trust offer any specialised support for staff members living with long Covid? If so could you please provide details of these services.

What plans, if any, are in place to improve the support available to staff members who are living with long Covid while working for your trust?

Yours faithfully,

Grace Pritchard

Informatics Department, Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Health and Social Care Trust

REF: AD-IG-01(2)-1610-21

Good Afternoon,

Thank you for your request for information received by the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service (NIAS). This email acts as an acknowledgement of receipt.

Your request will be processed under the relevant legislation specific to your request and a response will be issued in due course.

If you have any queries or concerns then please contact: [email address]

Kind Regards
Information Governance Team
Northern Ireland Ambulance Service

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Laura Duncan, Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Health and Social Care Trust

1 Atodiad

NIAS REF:            AD/IG/01(2)/1610

Good Afternoon Ms Pritchard

Thank you for the email below and I would confirm receipt of same.  I have attached an acknowledgement letter for your perusal. The request is currently being processed.

Kind Regards

Laura Duncan
Information Governance Officer

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Laura Duncan, Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Health and Social Care Trust

NIAS REF: AD/IG/01(2)1610-21

Good Morning Ms Pritchard

I refer to your request for information below and would apologise you have not received a response to date.

The Trust is currently working under extreme pressures but I would assure you your request is being processed and a response will be issued as soon as possible.

Kind regards

Laura

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Laura Duncan, Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Health and Social Care Trust

NIAS REF: AD/IG/01(2)1610-21

Good Afternoon Ms Pritchard

I refer to my email below and would advise the Trust is continuing to process your request.

The request remains with the Human Resource Department. As soon as a response is made available to me I will ensure this is given priority for release to you.

Thank you for your continued patience with NIAS to date.

Kind regards

Laura.

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