Dear Greater Glasgow NHS Board,

I am writing to you to request the following information.

1) Between May 1 2020 and present, any planning documents, briefing notes, or meeting agenda items and associated papers which show, outline, predict or examine the potential impact of a second wave of Covid-19.
1a) Please take this to include any documentation (but not email correspondence) which includes the phrase 'second wave'.
1b) The condition in 1a should not be taken to exclude information which falls under the scope of the first part of this request but does not include the phrase 'second wave'.

2) Any risk and/or impact assessments carried out by the health board in regards to the potential impact of a second wave of Covid-19 on
2a) Hospitals
2b) Care homes
2c) Acute care services such as A&E
2d) Primary care services such as GPs

Yours faithfully,

Conor Matchett

FOI BOARD HQ, Greater Glasgow NHS Board

Thank you for your enquiry to NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde's FOI Team.

During these unusual and difficult times we are continuing to do our best
to respond to all requests promptly.  However we hope you will appreciate
that NHS staff are at the heart of the response to the Coronavirus
pandemic.  This will have an impact on our ability to source information
and to respond to requests.

 

You may wish to consider whether the information you seek may be publicly
available through the following sources:

NHSGGC website  [1]https://www.nhsggc.org.uk/

 

NHS Scotland Information Services Division (ISD) provides a significant
amount of information across a wide range of NHS services:

[2]https://www.isdscotland.org/

 

NHS Performs also provides a range of information on activity and key
indicators:

[3]BLOCKEDnhsperforms[.]scot/BLOCKED

 

Thank you

Freedom of Information Team

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

[NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde request email]

 

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2. https://www.isdscotland.org/
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FOI BOARD HQ, Greater Glasgow NHS Board

Dear Mr Matchett

 

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

FOI Request: Our ref 16262 : Planning for a second wave of Covid :
 Acknowledgement

 

We refer to your request for information, shown below in your email.

 

Your enquiry is being treated under our procedures for responding to
requests for information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act
2002.

 

We are dealing with your request and will endeavour to reply to you within
20 working days.  If you wish to know how matters are proceeding with your
request, please do not hesitate to contact us quoting our reference 16262.

 

Yours sincerely,

Kay Dougans

 

Freedom of Information Officer

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Corporate HQ

J B Russell House

Gartnavel Royal Hospital Campus

1055 Great Western Road

Glasgow G12 0XH

 

[NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde request email]

[email address]

 

 

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FOI BOARD HQ, Greater Glasgow NHS Board

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Dear Mr Matchett

 

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

FOI Request: Our ref 16262 : Planning for a second wave of Covid :
Response

 

Further to your request for information received on 07 September 2020, I
am now able to provide a response on behalf of NHS Greater Glasgow and
Clyde (NHSGGC).

 

This is attached together with information that describes your right to
request a review and subsequently to appeal to the Scottish Information
Commissioner, if you are dissatisfied with our response or our handling of
your request.

 

I hope this is helpful but if you require further advice and assistance
under the Act, please contact me at the details below.

 

Yours sincerely

Kay Dougans

 

Freedom of Information Officer

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Corporate HQ

J B Russell House

Gartnavel Royal Hospital Campus

1055 Great Western Road

Glasgow G12 0XH

 

[1][NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde request email]

 

[2][email address]

 

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From: Dougans, Kay On Behalf Of FOI BOARD HQ
Sent: 08 September 2020 14:30
To: '[FOI #690153 email]'
Subject: FOI Request: Our ref 16262 : Planning for a second wave of Covid
: Acknowledgement

 

Dear Mr Matchett

 

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

FOI Request: Our ref 16262 : Planning for a second wave of Covid :
Acknowledgement

 

We refer to your request for information, shown below in your email.

 

Your enquiry is being treated under our procedures for responding to
requests for information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act
2002.

 

We are dealing with your request and will endeavour to reply to you within
20 working days. If you wish to know how matters are proceeding with your
request, please do not hesitate to contact us quoting our reference 16262.

 

Yours sincerely,

Kay Dougans

 

Freedom of Information Officer

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Corporate HQ

J B Russell House

Gartnavel Royal Hospital Campus

1055 Great Western Road

Glasgow G12 0XH

 

[3][NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde request email]

[4][email address]

 

 

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