Waiting times for mental health treatment

NHS Swale Clinical Commissioning Group Nid oedd gan y wybodaeth y gofynnwyd amdani.

Dear NHS Swale Clinical Commissioning Group,

I am writing to request data under the Freedom of Information (2000) regarding the length of time between referral and starting treatment for psychological therapies, for patients referred in July 2018. I include in this all talking therapies offered within your service, and all methods of referral.

If this data is unavailable, I would like to know the current median average time a patient will spend on a waiting list before recieving psychological therapy.

Please contact me with any queries or clarifications regarding this request. I look forward to your response.

Yours faithfully,

Emma Yeomans

Northkent.foi (NHS SWALE CCG), NHS Swale Clinical Commissioning Group

Dear Ms Yeomans

Our reference number: MED-18-091

Thank you for the e-mail received on 31 July 2018 regarding length of time between referral and starting treatment for psychological therapies.

Your request is being dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and will be answered within twenty working days or sooner.

If you have any queries about this request do not hesitate to contact me. Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications

Regards

Mary Valentine

Mary Valentine Business Co-Ordinator

Direct line: 03000 424901
Email: [email address]
Base: NHS DGS CCG (Gravesend)

NHS Swale and NHS Dartford Gravesham and Swanley Clinical Commissioning Groups

NHS DGS CCG, 2nd Floor, Gravesham Civic Centre, Windmill Street, Gravesend Kent DA12 1AU www.dartfordgraveshamswanleyccg.nhs.uk

NHS Swale CCG, Bramblefield Clinic, Grovehurst Road, Kemsley, Sittingbourne Kent ME10 2ST www.swaleccg.nhs.uk

For FOI requestrs please contact:
Mary Valentine, Business Co-Ordinator
03000 424901

Email [email address]

For Complaints please contact

Sharon Davies, Corporate Governance Officer
01634 335177
Email [email address]

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VALENTINE, Mary (NHS SWALE CCG), NHS Swale Clinical Commissioning Group

Dear Ms Yeoman

Further to my previous email, please note the reference number should have read Swale 082 Yeomans.

Please accept my apologies for the incorrect information provided

With best wishes

Mary Valentine

Mary Valentine Business Co-Ordinator

Direct line: 03000 424901
Email: [email address]
Base: NHS DGS CCG (Gravesend)

NHS Swale and NHS Dartford Gravesham and Swanley Clinical Commissioning Groups

NHS DGS CCG, 2nd Floor, Gravesham Civic Centre, Windmill Street, Gravesend Kent DA12 1AU www.dartfordgraveshamswanleyccg.nhs.uk

NHS Swale CCG, Bramblefield Clinic, Grovehurst Road, Kemsley, Sittingbourne Kent ME10 2ST www.swaleccg.nhs.uk

For FOI requestrs please contact:
Mary Valentine, Business Co-Ordinator
03000 424901

Email [email address]

For Complaints please contact

Sharon Davies, Corporate Governance Officer
01634 335177
Email [email address]

This message may contain confidential information. If you are not the intended recipient please inform the sender that you have received the message in error before deleting it. If you have received the message in error please do not disclose, copy or distribute information in this email or take any reliance on its contents: To do so is strictly prohibited and may be unlawful. Thank you for your co-operation.

Whilst emails from an NHS.net account are encrypted, and therefore secure, we can not guarantee the safety of any sensitive or confidential information received by, or sent to correspondents who do not have an equally secure email account. If this is a matter of concern to you, the alternative will be to correspond by post.

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VALENTINE, Mary (NHS SWALE CCG), NHS Swale Clinical Commissioning Group

1 Atodiad

Dear Ms Yeomans

Further to your FOI request dated 31 July 2018 I now have pleasure in attaching formal response

With best wishes

Mary Valentine

Mary Valentine Business Co-Ordinator

Direct line: 03000 424901
Email: [email address]
Base: NHS DGS CCG (Gravesend)

NHS Swale and NHS Dartford Gravesham and Swanley Clinical Commissioning Groups

NHS DGS CCG, 2nd Floor, Gravesham Civic Centre, Windmill Street, Gravesend Kent DA12 1AU www.dartfordgraveshamswanleyccg.nhs.uk

NHS Swale CCG, Bramblefield Clinic, Grovehurst Road, Kemsley, Sittingbourne Kent ME10 2ST www.swaleccg.nhs.uk

For FOI requestrs please contact:
Mary Valentine, Business Co-Ordinator
03000 424901

Email [NHS Swale CCG request email]

For Complaints please contact

Sharon Davies, Corporate Governance Officer
01634 335177
Email [email address]

This message may contain confidential information. If you are not the intended recipient please inform the sender that you have received the message in error before deleting it. If you have received the message in error please do not disclose, copy or distribute information in this email or take any reliance on its contents: To do so is strictly prohibited and may be unlawful. Thank you for your co-operation.

Whilst emails from an NHS.net account are encrypted, and therefore secure, we can not guarantee the safety of any sensitive or confidential information received by, or sent to correspondents who do not have an equally secure email account. If this is a matter of concern to you, the alternative will be to correspond by post.

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

VALENTINE, Mary (NHS SWALE CCG), NHS Swale Clinical Commissioning Group

1 Atodiad

Dear Ms Yeomans

Further to your FOI request I have now have pleasure in attaching formal response

With best wishes

Mary Valentine

Mary Valentine Business Co-Ordinator

Direct line: 03000 424901
Email: [email address]
Base: NHS DGS CCG (Gravesend)

NHS Swale and NHS Dartford Gravesham and Swanley Clinical Commissioning Groups

NHS DGS CCG, 2nd Floor, Gravesham Civic Centre, Windmill Street, Gravesend Kent DA12 1AU www.dartfordgraveshamswanleyccg.nhs.uk

NHS Swale CCG, Bramblefield Clinic, Grovehurst Road, Kemsley, Sittingbourne Kent ME10 2ST www.swaleccg.nhs.uk

For FOI requestrs please contact:
Mary Valentine, Business Co-Ordinator
03000 424901

Email [NHS Swale CCG request email]

For Complaints please contact

Sharon Davies, Corporate Governance Officer
01634 335177
Email [email address]

This message may contain confidential information. If you are not the intended recipient please inform the sender that you have received the message in error before deleting it. If you have received the message in error please do not disclose, copy or distribute information in this email or take any reliance on its contents: To do so is strictly prohibited and may be unlawful. Thank you for your co-operation.

Whilst emails from an NHS.net account are encrypted, and therefore secure, we can not guarantee the safety of any sensitive or confidential information received by, or sent to correspondents who do not have an equally secure email account. If this is a matter of concern to you, the alternative will be to correspond by post.

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