Clinical negligence information

Will Dale made this Freedom of Information request to Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Ashford and St Peter’s 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

WANE, Sue (ASHFORD AND ST PETER'S HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Will

Thank you for your recent request to Ashford and St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. We are dealing with it in accordance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Please let us know if you have any further queries or information related to this request. Our reference number for the request is FOI 6559; please quote this on all correspondence.

Yours sincerely

FOI Administrator
Ashford & St Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
[Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust request email]

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From: Will Dale <[FOI #553314 email]>
Sent: 18 February 2019 15:51
To: Asp.FOI (ASHFORD AND ST PETER'S HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST)
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Clinical negligence information

Dear Ashford and St Peter’s 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

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WANE, Sue (ASHFORD AND ST PETER'S HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Will,

I should be grateful if you could explain what you require to answer the following query:

"3. - Legal cases alleging clinical negligence which have taken more than 5 years to reach"

I look forward to hearing from you.

Kind regards
Sue

FOI Administrator
Ashford & St Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
[Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust request email]

________________________________________
From: Will Dale <[FOI #553314 email]>
Sent: 18 February 2019 15:51
To: Asp.FOI (ASHFORD AND ST PETER'S HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST)
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Clinical negligence information

Dear Ashford and St Peter’s 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

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WANE, Sue (ASHFORD AND ST PETER'S HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Will

Please find attached the Trust's response to your Freedom of Information request FOI 6559.

Kind regards

FOI Administrator
Ashford & St Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
[Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust request email]

________________________________________
From: Will Dale <[FOI #553314 email]>
Sent: 18 February 2019 15:51
To: Asp.FOI (ASHFORD AND ST PETER'S HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST)
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Clinical negligence information

Dear Ashford and St Peter’s 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

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