Gender equality at NHS organisations in Scotland

Ally Tibbitt made this Freedom of Information request to Greater Glasgow NHS Board as part of a batch sent to 14 authorities

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Dear Greater Glasgow NHS Board,

This is a Freedom of Information Request.

In November 2015 The First Minister made a commitment to work towards gender balance on all public boards in Scotland.

Please could you supply me with the following information?

1. At November 12 2015, how many men and and how many women were on the board of your organisation?
2. At November 12 2015, was the Chairperson (or person with an equivalent role) a man or a woman?
3. How many men and how many women are now on the board of your organisation?
4. Is the current Chairperson (or person with an equivalent role) a man or a woman?
5. Does the board have a formal strategy or policy commitment to achieving gender balance?

If so please supply a copy of the document where the policy is laid out. Please also confirm the date that this policy was adopted.

6. What is the current median annual FTE pay for men and and the current median annual FTE pay for women in the organisation?

Please do not send the requested information in pdf format files. I would prefer to receive the requested information by email in a machine readable format such as MS Excel.

I look forward to hearing from you in due course.

Yours faithfully,

Ally Tibbitt

FOI BOARD HQ, Greater Glasgow NHS Board

Dear Mr Tibbitt

 

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

FOI Request: Our ref 13522: Gender Balance on Board etc: Acknowledgement

 

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

 

We are dealing with it under our procedures for responding to requests for
information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 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 13522.

 

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 Tibbitt

Thank you for your request for information received on 23 January 2018 in which you requested information relating to gender balance on the NHS Board.

I am now able to provide a response on behalf of NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde. This is attached together with information which 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.

If you have any queries regarding this response or your right to request a review, please contact me at the details below.

Yours sincerely

Elizabeth Watt

Elizabeth Watt | Freedom of Information Officer | NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde
Corporate HQ | J B Russell House | Gartnavel Royal Hospital
1055 Great Western Road | Glasgow | G12 0XH
e: [NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde request email]<mailto:[NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde request email]> t: 0141 201 4460 w: www.nhsggc.org.uk<http://www.nhsggc.org.uk/>

When replying please use [NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde request email]<mailto:[NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde request email]>

From: Dougans, Kay On Behalf Of FOI BOARD HQ
Sent: 23 January 2018 09:44
To: '[FOI #459031 email]'
Subject: FOI Request: Our ref 13522: Gender Balance on Board etc: Acknowledgement

Dear

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

FOI Request: Our ref 13522: Gender Balance on Board etc: Acknowledgement

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

We are dealing with it under our procedures for responding to requests for information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 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 13522.

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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