RCOG.Hysteroscopy, Best Practice in Outpatient (Green-top Guideline No. 59)

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Dear Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
1How have you implemented these guidelines specifically it is important that women are offered, from the outset, the choice of having the procedure performed as a day case procedure under general or regional anaesthetic. 2 If not what is you basis for ignoring the RCOG

Yours faithfully,

Dean Hough

FOI, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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FOI, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Mr Hough,

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request dated 26 January 2019, which has been handled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA).

Your request and our responses are as follows:

Your request:

1How have you implemented these guidelines specifically it is important that women are offered, from the outset, the choice of having the procedure performed as a day case procedure under general or regional anaesthetic. 2 If not what is you basis for ignoring the RCOG

Our response:

1. We are following the green top guidelines no :59 and provide outpatient hysteroscopies for our patients. Best practice in Hysteroscopy. We offer all women outpatient hysteroscopy as a choice before considering it as a day case procedure.

2. Not applicable.

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Alan Larn | communications officer (Freedom of Information) | communications department Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust | Nethermayne | Essex | SS16 5NL
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Dear FOI,

you say We offer all women outpatient hysteroscopy as a choice before considering it as a day case procedure. who considers day case the clinician or the patient ? please not in the green top guide lines now has a statement from the BSGE https://www.bsge.org.uk/news/bsge-statem...
do you offer local regional GA from THE OUT SET?
Yours sincerely,

Dean Hough

FOI, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Mr Hough,

I have received the following response to your follow-up question:

We offer all our patients outpatient hysteroscopy with or without local Anaesthesia as a first choice.

Who decides day case?

It is either the patient or clinician decides with mutual agreement to carry out the procedure as a day case. Patient is given either General or Spinal anaesthesia or Sedation which is normally decided by the Anaesthetic team.

Please contact us if you have any further questions.

With best regards,

Alan Larn

Alan Larn | communications officer (Freedom of Information) | communications department Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust | Nethermayne | Essex | SS16 5NL
01268 524900 ext 2992

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