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Rachel Jackson made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust

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

Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust,

Please can you assist me in providing the following information about the Trust:
1. How many printers/MFD’s does the Trust have?
2. Does the Trust have a Managed Print Service contract?
3. If so, who provides the Managed Print Service?
4. When was the contract awarded and what is the length of the contract?
5. What is the approximate spend on print annually?
6. Who is responsible at the Trust for the running/upkeep of the Managed Print Service solution?
7. Does the Trust have a strategy to manage patient records electronically? If so please detail.
8. Does the Trust have an EDRMS (electronic document records management system)? If so which EDRMS software does the Trust have?
9. Which EPR system does the Trust have?
10. Does the Trust have plans to procure an EPR / EDRMS / records management solution?
11. How many physical patient record sets does the Trust have? What is the average number of volumes per patient record?
12. Does the Trust utilise a 3rd party storage organisation to store / manage paper notes? If so please detail.
13. Has the Trust scanned any patient records – in-house via a 3rd party scanning bureau? If so how many records have been digitised?
14. Does the Trust have dedicated storage library space for health (and corporate / non-clinical) records?
15. How many personnel are employed within the health records management team (to file, retrieve, update physical records)?
16. Does the Trust manage its own incoming mail or is this service outsourced?
17. If outsourced, who is the current provider, when did the contract start and what is the contract term?
18. What is the volume of outgoing mail sent by the Trust?
19. Does the Trust have any hybrid mail services for sending letters or other correspondence?
20. If yes, who is the hybrid mail provider, when did this contract start and what was the contract term?
21. What is the Trust’s percentage of DNA's annually (Do not attend)?

Yours faithfully,

Rachel Jackson

FOI AMB (Welsh Ambulance Service - Corporate Services), Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust

I can confirm receipt of your request which will now be processed by the Trust.

Regards
Caroline

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Jeff Prescott (Welsh Ambulance Service NHS Trust - 020), Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust

Dear Rachel Jackson,

The Trust are still processing your request for information and would be grateful if you could please clarify the question below:

'How many physical patient record sets does the Trust have? What is the average number of volumes per patient record?'

Would it be possible to provide further wording to help clarify the exact information you would like the Trust to provide?

Regards,

Jeff Prescott

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Jeff Prescott (Welsh Ambulance Service NHS Trust - 020), Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust

2 Atodiad

Dear Rachel Jackson,

 

Please find attached the response to your request under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.

 

Regards.

 

Jeff Prescott

 

Jeff Prescott

Gweinyddwr Trefn rheoli Corfforaethol/Corporate Governance Administrator

Ymddiriedolaeth GIG Gwasanaethau Ambiwlans Cymru/Welsh Ambulance Service
NHS Trust

Pencadlys yr Ymddiriedolaeth/ Trust Headquarters

Safle H M Stanley/ H M Stanley Site

LLanelwy/ St.Asaph

LL17 0RS

Ffon/Tel: 01745 532948 (Internal - 43948)

WHTN - 17143948

Ebost/Email: [1][email address]

 

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