SARS-CoV-2 vaccination programme invitations, attendance and wastage

Steven Hammer made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Public Health Scotland

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Dear Public Health Scotland,
I would like to know the following information about the SARS-CoV-2 vaccination programme in Scotland.

1) How many appointment letters in total have been issued?
2) How many people invited did not show to their appointment?
3) How many people have declined a vaccination following the issue of an appointment letter?
4) How many vaccinations have now been administered (preferably broken down by supplier)?
5) How many doses of vaccines (preferably broken down by supplier) have been disposed of or wasted following no show or declined vaccination appointments?

Yours faithfully,

Steven Hammer

phs foi, Public Health Scotland

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Dear Steven Hammer ,

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REFERENCE 2021-000640

 

Thank you for your request for information received on 14^thJune 2021
requesting information about.

 

‘’ I would like to know the following information about the SARS-CoV-2
vaccination programme in Scotland.

 

1) How many appointment letters in total have been issued?

2) How many people invited did not show to their appointment?

3) How many people have declined a vaccination following the issue of an
appointment letter?

4) How many vaccinations have now been administered (preferably broken
down by supplier)?

5) How many doses of vaccines (preferably broken down by supplier) have
been disposed of or wasted following no show or declined vaccination
appointments?’’

 

 

Your request is being dealt with and will be answered within 20 working
days in accordance with the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Saba ALSalahy FOI Coordinator

Public Health Scotland

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phs foi, Public Health Scotland

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Dear Steven Hammer,

 

Freedom of Information Reference: 2021-000640

 

Please find attached our response to your freedom of information request.

 

I hope this information is helpful to you.  Please do not hesitate to
contact me on [1][email address] if I can be of any further assistance.

 

If you are unhappy with our response to your request, you do have the
right to request us to review it. Your request should be made within 40
working days of receipt of this correspondence, and we will reply within
20 working days of receipt. The review will be undertaken by a reviewer
who was not involved in the original decision-making process. The reviewer
can be contacted as follows:

 

The FOI Reviewer

Public Health Scotland

Gyle Square

1 South Gyle Crescent

Edinburgh

EH12 9EB

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Commissioner’s response you then have the option to appeal to the Court of
Session on a point of law.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Saba ALSalahy FOI Coordinator

Public Health Scotland

Email: [4][email address]

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