Appointment and remuneration of HSIB's advisory panel

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Dear NHS Improvement,

Please can you tell me:

(1) On how many occasions has HSIB advertised for Advisory Panel members?

(2) How many applications did HSIB receive altogether?

(3) To the best of HSIB's knowledge, what is the diversity breakdown of the applicants, including Race, Gender , Disability and Age

(4) What remuneration do HSIB advisory panel members receive?

- Does HSIB pay a standard rate or does it very according to the panel member?
- Does HSIB pay a standard expert by experience rate? (If so, what is this rate?)
- Does HSIB pay expenses, and if so, at what rates?

(5) How often does HSIB's advisory panel meet and what records are kept?

(6) Is a formal note made of any potential conflicts of interest for HSIB advisory panel members and is it published?

7) Where does HSIB's panel sit in respect of HSIB's governance structure and what is the job description and seniority of the manager with responsibility for liaison with HSIB advisory panel?

Yours faithfully,

Fiona Flub

FOI (NHS IMPROVEMENT - T1520), NHS Improvement

Dear Ms Flub,

Receipt of your request for information by email dated 15 October 2017 is acknowledged.

NHSI will respond promptly to your request within 20 working days following the date of receipt, so by 10 November 2017.

Yours sincerely,

NHS Improvement

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Dear Ms Flub,

Please see the attached decision letter dated 27 October 2017.

Yours sincerely

NHS Improvement

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First floor Wellington House, 133-155 Waterloo Road, London SE1 8UG

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NHS Improvement is responsible for overseeing foundation trusts, NHS trusts and independent providers. We offer the support these providers need to give patients consistently safe, high quality, compassionate care within local health systems that are financially sustainable. By holding providers to account and, where necessary, intervening, we help the NHS to meet its short-term challenges and secure its future.

NHS Improvement is the operational name for the organisation that brings together Monitor, NHS Trust Development Authority, Patient Safety, the National Reporting and Learning System, the Advancing Change team and the Intensive Support Teams.