Physiotherapy Structure

Jamie made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust,

I would be grateful if you could provide me with an organisational
chart / Organogram detailing Physiotherapy services within the
Trust. The diagram should if possible include the following
information :

Names and Job titles of line management and the locations where
they are based within the Trust.

The number of permanently employed qualified Physiotherapists and
current number of locums employed by the Trust by team / specialist area.

The spend on Physiotherapy locums Jan-September 2013.

Yours faithfully,

Jamie

FOI (EAST KENT HOSPITALS UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Jamie

Thank you for your email of 14 October 2013 requesting information as stated in your email below.

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Yours sincerely
For Freedom of Information Office
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
Tel No: 01227 766877 Ext 73642
Email: [East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust request email]

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FOI (EAST KENT HOSPITALS UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

3 Atodiad

Dear Jamie

 

Thank you for your email of 14 October 2013  where you requested
information about Physiotherapy Structure & Staffing.

 

We can confirm that East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
(EKHUFT) holds the information you have requested and is set out below.

1. I would be grateful if you could provide me with an organisational 
chart / Organogram detailing Physiotherapy services within the  Trust. The
diagram should if possible include the following  information :

 

Names and Job titles of line management and the locations where  they are
based within the Trust.

We can confirm EKHUFT holds the information you have requested.  Please
find attached the following organisational structures:

Day Hospital Teams

Physiotherapy Team - Inpatients

Outpatient Physiotherapy team 

 

We decline to provide the names of staff as this relates to personal
information as set out in Section 40(2)(a) of the Freedom of Information
Act 2000.

 

The link below to our Trust's website gives details of physiotherapy
services and the sites covered, which you may find useful:

 

[1]http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/patients-and-vi...

 

2. The number of permanently employed qualified Physiotherapists and 
current number of locums employed by the Trust by team / specialist area.

EKHUFT can confirm the number of permanently employed qualified
physiotherapists as at 30 September 2013 is 141.  Whole Time Equivalent
(WTE) = 121.61.

 

The current number of locums emploued is 1wte band 6.

 

3. The spend on Physiotherapy locums Jan-September 2013.

EKHUFT can confirm the spend of physiotherapy locums for January-September
2013 is £1,113.

 

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Yours sincerely

 

 

For Freedom of Information Office

East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Tel No:  01227 766877 Ext 73642

Email:  [4][East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust request email]

 

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