This is an HTML version of an attachment to the Freedom of Information request 'The number of NHS staff that have returned to practice'.

Tuesday, 11 August 2020 
Lauren Smithson 
Dear Ms Smithson 
Freedom of Information Act Request: Our ref # 2111 
In reference to your FOIR please note our reply in red: - 
I would like to request data on the number of Health Practitioners that have returned to the NHS under 
your Foundation Trust to support it during COVID-19, including retired practitioners who have returned to 
service and those who have re-joined the NHS. The number is 2 
I trust this response answers your request, however please let me know if it does not.   
If you are unhappy with the Trust’s response you can appeal to: 
Jo Williams 
Chief Executive 
The Royal Orthopaedic NHS Foundation Trust 
Trust Headquarters 
Bristol Road South 
Birmingham      B31 2AP 
If you then remain dissatisfied, you have the right under section 50 of the Freedom of Information Act to 
apply to the Information Commissioner to seek resolution to the matter.  
Further details can be found on the website: 
Yours sincerely 
Simon Grainger-Lloyd 
Director of Corporate Affairs & Company Secretary and 
Data Protection Officer (DPO) 

The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP 
Telephone:  0121 685 4000