Endomyocardial Biopsy (EMB)

Denise Amstrong made this Freedom of Information request to Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
Please can you provide me with the following information with regards to this procedure at your Trust.

1. Does your Hospital perform Endomyocardial (EMB) Biopsy procedures?

2. If yes, How many Endomyocardial (EMB) Biopsy procedures were performed in:
a. 2014
b. 2015

3. What was your Trust’s spend on Endomyocardial Biopsy in:
a. 2014
b. 2015

4. Does your Hospital perform Biopsy to diagnose Amoeloid Cardiomyopathy?

5. If yes, How many Amoeloid Biopsy procedures were performed in:
a. 2014
b. 2015

6. What was your Trust’s spend on Endomyocardial Biopsy in:
a. 2014
b. 2015

Yours faithfully

FOI REQUESTS, Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Applicant,

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Request for Information Ref:  3293

 

Thank you for your request for Trust information under the provisions of
the Freedom of Information Act 2000. I can confirm that this matter is
currently receiving attention and a Trust representative will be in touch
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required, in due course. The Trust may require further detail from you to
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FOI Team

Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Aintree Lodge

Lower Lane

Liverpool L9 7AL

 

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Dear Applicant,

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Request for Information
Reference:   3293

 

Thank you for your request for information from Aintree University
Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

 

The Trust has now completed its search for the information you requested.

 

Your FOI request and the Trusts response is set out below:

 

1.            Does your Hospital perform Endomyocardial (EMB) Biopsy
procedures?                          Information not held

 

2.            If yes, How many Endomyocardial (EMB) Biopsy procedures were
performed in:             Information not held

a.            2014

b.            2015

 

3.            What was your Trust’s spend on Endomyocardial Biopsy in:  
                                      Information not held

a.            2014

b.            2015

 

4.            Does your Hospital perform Biopsy to diagnose Amoeloid
Cardiomyopathy?           Information not held

 

5.            If yes, How many Amoeloid Biopsy procedures were performed
in:                               Information not held

a.            2014

b.            2015

 

6.            What was your Trust’s spend on Endomyocardial Biopsy in: 
                             Information not held            

a.            2014

b.            2015

 

Trust Response

 

·         The above information is not held – This Trust does not carry
out Endomyocardial Biopsy

 

 

If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact
us.

 

To ensure continuous improvement we would be grateful if you could
complete the attached Feedback Survey.

 

If you are unhappy with the service you have received in relation to your
request and wish to make a complaint or request a review of our decision,
you should write to Freedom of Information Team, Aintree Lodge, University
Hospital Aintree, Lower Lane, Liverpool, L9 7AL or email
[1][email address] and quote the reference number above.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint, you may apply
directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision. Generally, the
ICO cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the complaints
procedure provided by the Trust. The Information Commissioner can be
contacted at: The Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water
Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF.

 

Yours Sincerely,

 

Freedom of Information  Team

Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Aintree Lodge

Lower Lane

Liverpool      L9 7AL

 

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FOI REQUESTS, Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Applicant,

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Request for Information Reference: 3293

 

Thank you for your request for information from Aintree University
Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

 

The Trust has now completed its search for the information you requested.

 

Your FOI request and the Trusts response is set out below:

 

1.       Does your Hospital perform Endomyocardial (EMB) Biopsy
procedures?   No

 

 

If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact
us.

 

To ensure continuous improvement we would be grateful if you could
complete the attached Feedback Survey.

 

If you are unhappy with the service you have received in relation to your
request and wish to make a complaint or request a review of our decision,
you should write to Freedom of Information Team, Aintree Lodge, University
Hospital Aintree, Lower Lane, Liverpool, L9 7AL or email
[1][email address] and quote the reference number above.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint, you may apply
directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision. Generally, the
ICO cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the complaints
procedure provided by the Trust. The Information Commissioner can be
contacted at: The Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water
Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF.

 

Yours Sincerely,

 

Freedom of Information Team

Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Aintree Lodge

Lower Lane

Liverpool L9 7AL

 

Email: [2][email address]

 

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the intended recipient then please notify the author by replying to this
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