Statistics surrounding prescription fraud in Worcestershire

Tara Watkin made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to NHS Counter Fraud Authority

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

NHS Counter Fraud Authority Nid oedd gan y wybodaeth y gofynnwyd amdani.

Dear NHS Counter Fraud Authority,

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 I would like to request the following:

1)The amount of people who have been falsely accused of fraudulently claiming free prescriptions in Worcestershire
2) The amount of people who have been fraudulently claiming free prescriptions in Worcestershire

I would ideally like this information in the form of statistics from each of the following calendar years:
1) 2017-2018,
2) 2016-2017,
3) 2015-2016,
4) 2014-2015
5) 2013-2014.

Yours faithfully,

Tara Watkin

NHS Counter Fraud Authority

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This email was classified as OFFICIAL  on 04/01/2019 16:39:01 by Helen
Moore

Thank you for your request for information as outlined below:

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 I would like to request the
following:

1)The amount of people who have been falsely accused of fraudulently
claiming free prescriptions in Worcestershire
2) The amount of people who have been fraudulently claiming free
prescriptions in Worcestershire

I would ideally like this information in the form of statistics from each
of the following calendar years:
1) 2017-2018,
2) 2016-2017,
3) 2015-2016,
4) 2014-2015
5) 2013-2014.

Your request was received on 4th January 2019 and I am dealing with it
under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

I'll process the request as soon as possible. You will hear back from me
by 1st February 2019.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Regards,

Helen Moore
Information Governance Officer

NHS Counter Fraud Authority
Fourth Floor, Skipton House, 80 London Road, London, SE1 6LH

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[5]Report NHS fraud

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NHS Counter Fraud Authority

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This email was classified as OFFICIAL  on 29/01/2019 17:39:18 by Helen
Moore

Ms. Watkin,

Freedom of Information Reference 2019001
I attach my response to your recent request for information:

Helen Moore
Information Governance Officer

NHS Counter Fraud Authority
Fourth Floor, Skipton House, 80 London Road, London, SE1 6LH
Tel: 0151 426 9941

[1]www.cfa.nhs.uk

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[5]Report NHS fraud

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footprint please view our e-mail disclaimer on our website at
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References

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3. https://cfa.nhs.uk/social-media/twitter
4. https://cfa.nhs.uk/social-media/facebook