Medico legal claims

P.ward 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,

may I please make a request under freedom of information act .

a) how many medico - legal claims for this NHS trust in the past 3 years ? please set out monthly.
b) who deals with these litigation claims ?
c) policies regarding a medico legal claim?

Yours faithfully,

P.ward

Dear Sir

I acknowledge receipt of your request. Your request will be dealt with under the FOIA 2000. The reference number for your request is 14-333.

Regards

Mr Mark Ashton
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
www.warringtonandhaltonhospitals.nhs.uk

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1 Atodiad

Dear Sir

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 –Ref No: 14-333

 

The response to your FOI request dated 06/09/2014 is below.

 

a) how many medico - legal claims for this NHS trust in the past 3 years ?
please set out monthly.

 

Under section 21 of the FOIA 2000 the Trust is not obliged to supply
information if it is accessible to the applicant by other means. This
information can be supplied by the National Health Service Litigation
Authority. They can be contacted at [1][email address]

 

b) who deals with these litigation claims ?

 

The National Health Service Litigation Authority.

 

c) policies regarding a medico legal claim?

 

The relevant policy is attached.

 

If you are dissatisfied with the way your request for information has been
handled you can contact the complaints team to request a review by writing
to:

Complaints Manager, Kendrick Wing, Warrington Hospital, Lovely Lane,
Warrington, WA5 1QG. 

If you are dissatisfied with the outcome of this internal review you can
submit a complaint to the Information Commissioner’s Office. You can do
this by writing to: 

FOI / EIR Complaints Resolution, Information Commissioner's Office,
Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

Alternatively you can complete an electronic complaints form and submit it
to the Information Commissioner’s Office via email. I have included a link
below for your convenience which explains how to complain to the
Information Commissioner’s Office.

http://www.ico.gov.uk/complaints/freedom...

 

Please find a link to a Freedom of Information satisfaction survey which
we would be extremely grateful if you could complete.

 

http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2JCP23S

 

Regards

 

Mr Mark Ashton

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

www.warringtonandhaltonhospitals.nhs.uk

 

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