FOI REQUEST – Adult eating disorder waiting times

Ramzy Alwakeel made this Freedom of Information request to Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust as part of a batch sent to 211 authorities

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To whom it may concern,

I am writing to make an open government request for all the information to which I am entitled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

In order to assist you with this request, I am outlining my enquiry as specifically as possible. If however this request is too wide or unclear, I would be grateful if you would contact me as I understand that under the Act, you are required to advise and assist requesters.

I am looking for information about waiting times for adult eating disorders treatment.

As such, I would really appreciate answers to the following questions:

1. What is the Trust’s target waiting time for adults who are urgently referred to eating disorder services to start treatment?

2. What is the Trust’s target waiting time for adults who are routinely (i.e. non-urgently) referred to eating disorder services to start treatment?

3. How many adults were urgently referred to the Trust’s eating disorder services in 2018/19?

4. How many adults were routinely (i.e. non-urgently) referred to the Trust’s eating disorder services in 2018/19?

5. What was the average waiting time to start treatment for adults urgently referred to the Trust's eating disorder services in 2018/19?

6. What was the average waiting time to start treatment for adults routinely (i.e. non-urgently) referred to the Trust's eating disorder services in 2018/19?

7. How many adults urgently referred to the Trust’s eating disorder services are currently waiting to start treatment?

8. How many adults routinely (i.e. non-urgently) referred to the Trust’s eating disorder services are currently waiting to start treatment?

I understand that under the Act, I should be entitled to a response within 20 working days. I would be grateful if you would confirm in writing that you have received this request.

I would really appreciate your help with this request – I look forward to hearing from you.

Yours faithfully,

Ramzy Alwakeel

FOI (BARNET, ENFIELD AND HARINGEY MENTAL HEALTH NHS TRUST), Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust

Your email request  for information under the Freedom of Information Act
2000 is acknowledged.

We will endeavour to ensure that you receive the information within 20
working days from the receipt of your request.

If your query does not relate to the Freedom of Information Act please
contact the Communications Department at: [email address].

 

 

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FOI (BARNET, ENFIELD AND HARINGEY MENTAL HEALTH NHS TRUST), Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust

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Dear Ramzy Alwakeel,

Please find attached the response to your FOI request.

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Faye Cording
Trust FOI Manager
Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust
Orchard House, St Ann’s Hospital, London N15 3TH
Email: [Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust request email]

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