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Sara Spary made this Freedom of Information request to Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust as part of a batch sent to 49 authorities

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The request was successful.

Dear Sirs,

I am writing to you to ask for information regarding Bounty representatives being given access to hospital wards.

In the 12 months to date (23.08.18) please confirm the following:

1) Whether the Trust currently is, or has been in the past 12 months, engaged in a contract or written agreement with Bounty UK Limited. If the Trust is currently engaged in a contract please attach a copy of it, making necessary redactions in order to comply with the Act. Please provide the date that the contract began and/ or ended. Please provide an overview of the terms of payment. (i.e. per mother visited / per photo pack purchased).

2) Please confirm how much money has been paid to the Trust by Bounty UK Limited in the past 12 months and how many new mothers are recorded as having been approached by Bounty representatives (if held).

3) Please provide details of the policies the Trust has in place with regards to protecting new mothers (i.e are representatives allowed on any ward at any time, or do they have restricted access? Are mothers given the option to opt out of being visited?)

4) Please confirm the number of complaints made to the Trust by new parents. If not time prohibitive, please provide details of the complaints.

I trust that the scope of my request is not so broad to be refused, but should you plan to reject it on those grounds please prioritise questions one and two.

Yours sincerely,

Miss Sara Spary

Dear Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,

I would be grateful if you could please confirm you received this request, sent last week.

Yours faithfully,

Sara Spary

FOI, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Sara,
Please find attached our response to your Freedom of Information request.
Kind regards,

Michal Mangham
Freedom Of Information Officer | Working Week: Mon 8-3 Tues/Wed 8-2
Communications | Duckworth Lane Lodge, BRI
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
T: 01274 36 4774
http://www.bradfordhospitals.nhs.uk

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Michal Mangham, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Sara,
Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information request. Under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act we will endeavour to respond to this request promptly within 20 working days and are now investigating the nature of the request, the quantity of information requested and whether we hold the information requested.
There are a number of exemptions which the Act permits with respect to disclosure of information. The information will be assessed for these exemptions prior to disclosure and we will advise you if we are unable to provide the information requested.
If there is a cost involved in collecting the information then we will suspend the period for response until such time as we receive your payment. We will advise you of any such costs.
Please send any further correspondence to [email address].
Kind regards,

Michal Mangham
Freedom Of Information Officer
Working Week: Mon 8-3 Tues/Wed 8-2
Communications | Duckworth Lane Cottage, BRI
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
T: 01274 36 4774
http://www.bradfordhospitals.nhs.uk

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FOI, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Sara,

Please find attached our response to your Freedom of Information request.

Kind regards,

[1]hellomynameis
Michal Mangham
Freedom Of Information Officer
Working Week: Mon 8-3 Tues/Wed 8-2
Communications | Chestnut House, Trust HQ, BRI
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
T: 01274 36 4774
[2]http://www.bradfordhospitals.nhs.uk

 

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