Hip operation statistics

Ewan Cameron made this Freedom of Information request to Highland NHS Board as part of a batch sent to 14 authorities

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

The request was successful.

For each of the last five complete financial years and the current years so far, please tell me

• The number of people over the age of 65 in your board area who have undergone hip replacements. Please give ages for each of the patients.
• The number of people over the age of 65 who live outwith your board area who have undergone hip replacements. Please give ages for each of the patients.
• The number of people under the age of 65 who live in your board area who have undergone hip replacements. Please give ages for each of the patients.
• The number of people under the age of 65 who live outwith your board area who have undergone hip replacements. Please give ages for each of the patients.
• The average a patient has waited for a hip replacement procedure
• The longest time a patient has waited for a hip replacement procedure
• Number of patients who have had the procedure at a hospital operated by another health board
• The total costs (inclusive of travel, lodgings etc) for each of the five years for your board for patients undergoing hip replacement procedures at other medical facilities operated by other health boards
• The cost of materials for each hip replacement
• The number of agency surgeons booked in to carry out hip replacement surgery in your board area and the costs of the surgeons

FOIRequestsHighland (NHS HIGHLAND),

Thank you for your FOI request.

 

Your request has been passed to a member of the FOI team and a reference
number for your request will be issued to you in the near future.

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FOIRequestsHighland (NHS HIGHLAND),

Dear Mr Cameron

Thank you for your FOI request.

I will seek the information you request and respond in due course. This will be within the 20 working days target specified by the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Please note if you have any further queries regarding this FOI please email at [NHS Highland request email] quoting the above reference.

Yours sincerely

Anna

Anna McInally
Freedom Of Information Administrator

NHS Highland
Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness, IV2 3BW

Ext 4927

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Dear FOIRequestsHighland (NHS HIGHLAND),

When will I receive a reply?

Yours sincerely,

Ewan Cameron

FOIRequestsHighland (NHS HIGHLAND),

Thank you for your FOI request.

 

Your request has been passed to a member of the FOI team and a reference
number for your request will be issued to you in the near future.

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FOIRequestsHighland (NHS HIGHLAND),

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Dear Mr Cameron,

 

Please find attached our response to your recent Freedom of Information
Request.

 

If you have further queries regarding this please email
[1][NHS Highland request email] quoting the above reference.

 

 

Anna McInally

Freedom of Information Administrator

 

On behalf of

 

Ruth Daly

Board Secretary

 

NHS Highland

Assynt House

Beechwood Park

Inverness

IV2 3BW

 

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