Histology Reporting

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Dear Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust,

1.How many histology slides and or cases (please state whether the number given is slides or cases or both) were reported by consultant histopathologists for patients treated by the trust. If exact numbers are not available, an estimate to within 5% is acceptable, but please state whether exact numbers or estimates are given. (cytology should be excluded)

2.Of these slides/ cases how many were reported by:
a.Consultants employed by the trust working in their normal NHS programmed activity sessions
b.Consultants employed by the trust being paid for additional sessions
c.Consultants employed by the trust being paid an amount per slide or case for activity outside their contracted programmed activities
d.Consultants employed by other trusts, where the trust contracts with these consultants or their trust
e.Backlogs Limited
f.Unilabs
g.Source Bioscience
h.Cellular Pathology Services Limited
i.Other private histology providers (please specify which)

3.How much was spent in 2016/17 with each of the following in relation to the reporting of histology slides/ cases a.Consultants employed by the trust being paid for additional sessions
b.Consultants employed by the trust being paid an amount per slide or case for activity outside their contracted programmed activities
c.Consultants employed by other trusts, where the trust contracts with these consultants or their trust
d.Backlogs Limited
e.Unilabs
f.Source Bioscience
g.Cellular Pathology Services Limited
h.Other private histology providers (please specify which)

Yours faithfully,

F Shipman

FOI-requests (PLYMOUTH HOSPITALS NHS TRUST - RK9), University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

 

 

 

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03/08/2017

 

Our Ref: 17FOI416

 

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FOI-requests (PLYMOUTH HOSPITALS NHS TRUST - RK9), University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

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Dear F Shipman

Please find attached Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Response.

Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust
Freedom of Information Team
Bircham House
William Prance Road
Derriford
Plymouth
PL6 5WR