Supervision Services

Lou Keeley made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust,

Specialling/1-1/Bed watch

I am seeking the feedback from suitably qualified NHS professionals regarding the above service.

I would very much appreciate you taking a few minutes to complete this questionnaire.
Provision
1. Provide or attach your policy regarding one to one/specialling/bedwatch/enhanced Care services at your Trust.?
2. Does the current system fulfil the requirements of the policy?
3. Do you currently outsource any 1-1 care for patients displaying challenging behaviours or have to rely on backfilling or security? Please state your current arrangements.
4. If out-sourced which department or individuals would be responsible for deciding to call additional staff onto site?
4.b. Which department would be responsible for arranging the contract with the service provider?
5. How often does the Trust require assistance with patients displaying challenging behaviours?
6. What is the current average monthly spend on these services (last 3 months)?
7. What specific training do staff providing these services receive?
8. Who is the Trust Lead for these services, please provide contact details.

Yours faithfully,

Lou Keeley

FOI UHB, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

FOI 360-1718

Thank you for your request.

We are currently processing your request and would like clarification on two of the questions.

5. How often does the Trust require assistance with patients displaying challenging behaviours?
Please can you specify what is meant by the term 'assistance' and also state which staff group this relates to?

6. What is the current average monthly spend on these services (last 3 months)?
As above. Also, what cost is required? Is this agency, bank or both?

I await your response.

Regards,

Freedom of Information Team

 
Email:
 [email address]
Web:
 http://www.uhb.nhs.uk

Corporate Risk & Compliance Unit - University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Birmingham, B15 2TH

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Dear FOI UHB,

5. How often does the Trust require assistance with patients displaying challenging behaviours?
Please can you specify what is meant by the term 'assistance' . This refers to when outsourcing is required when a situation cannot be managed locally.

6. What is the current average monthly spend on these services (last 3 months)?
As above. Also, what cost is required? Is this agency, bank or both?Please provide both.

Yours sincerely,

Lou Keeley

FOI UHB, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

FOI 360-1718

Dear Lou Keeley,

We have been advised by the department processing your request that they still need additional information in order to complete your request.

Please can you confirm if you are requesting RMN usage and spend.

Kind regards,

Freedom of Information Team

 
Email:
 [email address]
Web:
 http://www.uhb.nhs.uk

Corporate Risk & Compliance Unit - University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Birmingham, B15 2TH

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Dear FOI UHB,

RMN useage and spend may form part of the response. Do you use any other system/staff groups to manage challenging patients?

Yours sincerely,

Lou Keeley

FOI UHB, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

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FOI 360-1718

Dear Lou Keeley,

Please find attached our response to your FOI request.

Kind regards,

Freedom of Information Team

 
Email:
 [email address]
Web:
 http://www.uhb.nhs.uk

Corporate Risk & Compliance Unit - University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Birmingham, B15 2TH

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Dear FOI UHB,
RMN useage and spend would be correct if it is the only means to manage challenging behaviours? Otherwise the request is around the options available.

Yours sincerely,

Lou Keeley