Dear Barts and The London NHS Trust,

Under the freedom of information act please could you let me have
the following information:

1 Does the Trust currently use digital dictation or speech
recognition systems trust wide or within any deppartments. If so
which system do you use and where?

2 When are these contracts up for renewal?

3 If no systems are in place, does the trust have any plans to
implement such systems either trust wide or on a departmental
basis?

Yours faithfully,

Paul Morgan

Fleetham Eleanor, Barts and The London NHS Trust

Dear Mr Morgan,

Request for Information [FOI/418/11]

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Yours sincerely,

Eleanor Fleetham

Corporate Services

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Redfern Catherine, Barts and The London NHS Trust

Dear Mr Morgan,

Thank you for your request for information. Please see below the
responses to your queries:

1) Does the Trust currently use digital dictation or speech recognition
systems trust wide or within any deppartments. If so which system do you
use and where?

Yes - we have just awarded a contract (August 2011) to G2 Speech which
is currently in the process of being rolled out across the Trust

2) When are these contracts up for renewal?

The recently awarded contract is for 3 years with the option to extend
for a further 2 years

3) If no systems are in place, does the trust have any plans to
implement such systems either trust wide or on a departmental basis?

We have recently undertaken a full tender process under EU procedures
for this service.

If you have any queries then please contact us at
[email address].

If you are dissatisfied on how your request has been handled, you can
complain in writing to:
Remi Ogbe, Information Governance Manager, Barts and The London NHS
Trust, 1st Floor, 9 Prescot Street, E1 8PR. Email:
[email address] <mailto:[email address]>

If, after we have addressed your complaint, you remain dissatisfied with
how we have responded, you are entitled to appeal to the Information
Commissioner (Tel: 01625 545 745). Details are shown at
www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk.

Yours sincerely,
Catherine Redfern
Corporate Services
Barts and The London NHS Trust

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