Erectile Dysfunction Service Provision

Martin Abrams (Prostate Cancer UK) made this Freedom of Information request to NHS Central Manchester Clinical Commissioning Group as part of a batch sent to 26 authorities

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The request was successful.

Martin Abrams (Prostate Cancer UK)

Dear NHS Central Manchester Clinical Commissioning Group,

We are conducting a project on service provision for men with Erectile Dysfunction, with the overarching aim of helping to improve services for men across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

We would be grateful if you could answer the following questions promptly to help us with our analysis of service provision in your area.

Thank you

The questions are as follows:

1. Does your Healthboard provide an erectile dysfunction clinic and can you provide the total number and addresses of all NHS erectile dysfunction clinics within your Healthboard? If you do not know who should we ask?

2. Does your Healthboard provide psychosexual clinics and can you provide the total number and addresses of all NHS psychosexual clinics within your Healthboard? If you do not know who should we ask?

3. Does your Healthboard provide counselling and sex therapy services and can you provide the details of any NHS counselling services and sex therapy services that treat men with erectile dysfunction within your Healthboard? If you do not know who should we ask?

4. Does your Healthboard provide PDE5-I and if so which one?

5. Does your Healthboard prescribe ‘tadalafil (Cialis)’ tablets for men who experience erectile dysfunction as a result of prostate cancer treatment?

6. At what dose are the ‘tadalafil (Cialis)’ tablets prescribed?

7. Is the daily dose of ‘tadalafil (Cialis)’ tablets (2.5/5mg) available/prescribed?

8. Does your Healthboard prescribe the Vacuum erection device for men who experience erectile dysfunction as a result of prostate cancer treatment?

9. Does your Healthboard offer Penile implant surgery (semi-rigid or inflatable implant devices) for men who experience erectile dysfunction as a result of prostate cancer treatment?

Thank you once again, we look forward to hearing from you.

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Yours faithfully,

Martin Abrams (Prostate Cancer UK)

gmcsu foi (NHS GREATER MANCHESTER COMMISSIONING SUPPORT UNIT), NHS Central Manchester Clinical Commissioning Group

Dear Mr Abrams,

 

Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information request.  GM Shared
Services is now responsible for processing all Freedom of Information
requests on behalf of the CCGs following the recent changes to the way
that NHS health care services are commissioned. Your request has therefore
been forwarded to the Patient Services Team to action and this has been
logged and given the following reference numbers:

 

BUR/FOI/8006 NHS Bury CCG
BOL/FOI/8007 NHS Bolton CCG
SMR/FOI/8008 NHS South Manchester CCG
NMR/FOI/8009 NHS North Manchester CCG
CMR/FOI/8010 NHS Central Manchester CCG
HMR/FOI/8011 NHS Heywood, Middleton & Rochdale CCG
OLD/FOI/8012 NHS Oldham CCG

 

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respectfully ask you not to publish this on any website or in any other
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be prepared to authorise its re-use where a charge is made. This is in
accordance with the provisions of the Re-Use of Public Sector Information
Regulations 2005.

  

Yours sincerely,

 

Dan

 

Patient Services Officer

GM Shared Services (hosted by NHS Oldham CCG)

 

Telephone: 0161 212 6273 | Email: [1][NHS Central Manchester CCG request email]

St James's House, Pendleton Way, Salford M6 5FW

 

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gmcsu foi (NHS GREATER MANCHESTER COMMISSIONING SUPPORT UNIT), NHS Central Manchester Clinical Commissioning Group

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Dear Mr Abrams,

 

INFORMATION REQUESTED UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000

 

This letter is to inform you of the progress made with your recent request
for the supply of information relating to whether North, South and Central
Manchester CCGs provides erectile dysfunction, counselling and sex therapy
and/or psychosexual clinics in the CCG area.

 

The information you requested is attached.

 

If you are dissatisfied with the way your request has been handled, please
contact us at the email address above with the specifics of your concerns
and we will conduct an internal review.

 

If you are still dissatisfied with the outcome of the internal review, you
can contact the Information Commissioner at the following address:

 

The Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane,
Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Dan

 

Patient Services Officer

GM Shared Services (hosted by NHS Oldham CCG)

 

Telephone: 0161 212 6273 | Email: [1][NHS Central Manchester CCG request email]

St James's House, Pendleton Way, Salford M6 5FW

 

This email has been scanned for viruses; however, we are unable to accept
responsibility for any damage caused by the contents. The opinions
expressed in this email represent the views of the sender, not North West
CSU unless explicitly stated. If you have received this email in error
please notify the sender. The information contained in this email may be
subject to public disclosure under the NHS Code of Openness or the Freedom
of Information Act 2000. Unless the information is legally exempt from
disclosure, the confidentiality of this e-mail and your reply cannot be
guaranteed.

 

Please note that any form of web-based email communication
([2]gmail.com, [3]Hotmail.com,[4]yahoomail.com) has no guaranteed security
on the personal and confidential information you have sent and received
via this method.  Therefore by using this method to send and receive your
personal data you will be accepting the risk associated to any potential
confidentiality data breach as a result of communicating via the web-based
email communications system. Please refer to the data security policy of
the email service provider if in doubt.

 

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