Gender equality at NHS organisations in Scotland

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

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Dear Lanarkshire 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

Brownlie, Linda (SC) - Communications, Lanarkshire NHS Board

Dear Sir or Madam,

I acknowledge receipt of your request for information which is being dealt with under the Freedom of Information legislation and is receiving attention. I shall contact you further when I am in a position to respond more fully to your request.

Yours sincerely

Linda Brownlie
Freedom of Information Officer
NHS Lanarkshire

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Smyth, Bob (KRK) - Communications, Lanarkshire NHS Board

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Dear Mr Tibbitt


I attach the response to your recent request for information.  If you have
any further queries regarding the response please do not hesitate to
contact me.


Yours sincerely


Bob Smyth





Bob Smyth

Freedom of Information officer

NHS Lanarkshire

Kirklands Hospital

Fallside Road


G71 8BB


01698 855591


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