Treatment regime for known haemochromatosis patients .

Peter Murtagh made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Grampian Health Board

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Roedd y cais yn rhannol lwyddiannus.

Dear Grampian Health Board,
I would like to obtain information regarding the treatment regime for known haemochromatosis patients in the care of your health authority.
Specifically

1) Between 1st March 2019 and 1st March 2020 how many known haemochromatosis patients were receiving venesection treatment ?

2) Between 1st March 2020 and 31st December 2021 how many known haemochromatosis patients, previously receiving venesection, have received no venesection treatment for their condition?

3) Between 1st March 2019 and 31st December 2021 how many known haemochromatosis patients, previously receiving venesection, have received 1-4 venesection treatments for their condition?

4) Before 1st March 2020 what criterion/criteria was used to triage haemochromatosis patients for venesection treatment ?

5) Between 1st March 2020 and 31st December 2021 what criterion/criteria was used to triage known haemochromatosis patients for venesection treatment ?

6) Between 1st March 2020 and 31st December 2021 what procedure/ methodology was used to ensure that any clinical database of haemochromatosis patients’ blood levels was accurately maintained and updated?

Yours faithfully,

Peter Murtagh

GRAM Foi, Grampian Health Board

1 Atodiad

OFFICIAL-SENSITIVE

Dear Mr Murtagh,

Please find attached acknowledgement of your request.

Best wishes,

Roohi

Roohi Bains
Information Governance Team

NHS Grampian
Rosehill House
Cornhill Road
Aberdeen
AB25 2ZG

Phone: 01224 551319
[NHS Grampian request email]

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GRAM Foi, Grampian Health Board

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Dear Mr Murtagh

 

Please find attached response to your request.

 

Regards

 

Chris

 

Chris Morrice

Senior Information Governance Officer

NHS Grampian

Rosehill House

ARI

AB25 2ZG

 

Email: [email address]

 

 

 

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Dear GRAM Foi,

Thank you for the prompt response.

The information provided is most useful aqnd greatly appreciated.

Yours sincerely,

Peter Murtagh