Public Health/Welfare Funeral

paul ogden made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

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Dear Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust,

I am undertaking a study on the numbers of Public Health/Welfare Funerals undertaken by NHS Trusts. I would appreciate it if you would provide answers to the following FOI request.

1.The total number of public health funerals (where the deceased has no relatives or there is no one else willing to pay) that your Trust has undertaken for the financial years between 2007 and 2010
2.The number of public health funerals that your Trust has
undertaken by gender for the past 3 financial years
3.The number of public health funerals that your authority has undertaken by age for the past 3 financial years
4.Since April 2009, how many cases have there been where family and friends refuse to finance or make arrangements for their relatives funeral?
5.How much have the burials/cremations cost the trust broken down by year for the last three financial years?
6.How much does your trust typically (average cost) pay for a Public Health Funeral?
7.What does your Trust provide at a Public Health Funeral?
8. what relationship do you have with your local council(s)
regarding funerals of this nature?

Yours faithfully,

Paul Ogden

Dear Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust,

By law, the authority should normally have responded promptly and by 21 June 2010

Yours faithfully,

paul ogden

Sent request to Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust again, using a new contact address.

Norrie, Sandra, Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Dear Mr Ogden

I acknowledge receipt of your FOI request. A response will be sent
within the FOI deadline.

Sandra Norrie
Communications and Freedom of Information Officer
Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
01482 674486

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Norrie, Sandra, Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

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Dear Mr Ogden

Further to your FOI request, I attach the Trust's response.

Sandra Norrie
Communications and Freedom of Information Officer
Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
01482 674486

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