Clinical negligence information

Will Dale made this Freedom of Information request to Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,

I’m writing to obtain the following information relating specifically to your NHS Trust under the Freedom of Information Act 2000:

1. What is the number of serious incident reviews relating to clinical negligence at your hospitals in 2016, 2017 and 2018?

2. What is the monetary value of successful clinical negligence claims made against your hospitals in 2016, 2017 and 2018?

3. In the last three years (2016, 2017 & 2018), what is the number of settled negligence claims where damages have been paid (number of cases and total monetary value) in relation to:
- Allegations of late diagnosis / misdiagnosis
- Allegations of negligence leading to amputation
- Cases involving stillbirth or neonatal death
- Cases involving delayed diagnosis of cancer
- Cases involving medication errors
- Legal cases alleging clinical negligence which have taken more than 5 years to reach

If you need clarification on any of these questions, please let me know.

Yours faithfully,

Will Dale

FOI REQUESTS, Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Applicant,

Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Request for Information Ref: 5312

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Kind Regards

Information Governance & Compliance Department
Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
[email address]

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FOI REQUESTS, Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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