Commissioned Respiratory Services

S Langham made this Freedom of Information request to Mid Essex Primary Care Trust (PCT)

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Dear Mid Essex Primary Care Trust (PCT),

Do you currently commission the below services:

An evidence based Pulmonary Rehabilitation programme?

A home oxygen assessment and review service?

An early discharge service for patients admitted to an acute trust with an exacerbation of COPD?

A prevention of admission service for patients with an exacerbation of COPD?

Community COPD clinics for the diagnosis and stable management of COPD?

If you do not currently commission these services do you have plans to in the future?

If you currently commission the above services, when is the date for re-tender?

Yours faithfully,

S Langham

foi (MID ESSEX PCT - 5PX),

FOI Request: Respiratory Services
Our Reference Number: 259 1112

Dear S Langham,

 

REQUEST FOR INFORMATION UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT

 

Thank you for your request for information regarding Respiratory Services.
Your request was received on 28^th December 2011 and I am dealing with it
under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. A response will be
sent to you within 20 days, I calculate the deadline to be 26^th January
2012.

 

Please note that Mid Essex, West Essex and North East Essex PCTs are now
working as North Essex PCT Cluster. Therefore, if your request is received
by more than one of these organisations, the Cluster may be forwarding a
joint response to you. This acknowledgement is also sent on behalf of West
Essex PCT.

 

In some circumstances a fee may be payable and if that is the case, I will
let you know.  A fees notice will be issued to you, and you will be
required to pay before we will proceed to deal with your request.

 

If you have any queries, please contact me, quoting the reference number
above. 

 

Yours Sincerely,

 

Iain Gear
NHS Mid Essex

Information Governance Co-ordinator
Swift House, Hedgerows Business Park
Colchester Road, Springfield,
Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 5PF        
T: 01245 398724
e: [1]me-pct.foi@nhs.net 
Web: [2]www.midessexpct.nhs.uk 

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foi (MID ESSEX PCT - 5PX),

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FOI Request: Respiratory Services
Our Reference Number: 259 1112

S Langham,

 

Further to your request under the Freedom Of Information Act, received on
28^th December 2011, please find the response attached.

 

Please note:- NHS Mid Essex, NHS North East Essex and NHS West Essex PCTs
are now the North Essex PCT Cluster. If your request was received by more
than one of these organisations, you will receive a cluster response on
behalf of those organisations.

 

If you are unhappy with our response to your request, you do have the
right to request us to review it. Your request should be made within 40
working days of receipt of this letter, and we will reply within 20
working days of receipt. If our decision is unchanged following a review
and you remain dissatisfied with this, you then have the right to make a
formal complaint to the Information Commissioner.

 

I also need to inform you that it is our policy to publish a summary of
all requests for information made under the Freedom of Information Act and
subsequent responses on our website on an annual basis.

 

Should you require any further information at this stage, please don't
hesitate to contact me.

 

Regards,

 

Iain Gear
NHS Mid Essex

Information Governance Co-ordinator
Swift House, Hedgerows Business Park
Colchester Road, Springfield,
Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 5PF        
T: 01245 398724
e: [1][email address]
Web: [2]www.midessexpct.nhs.uk 

 

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