Information relating to Patient Feeding and Retail Catering

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Dear County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust,

I would be grateful if you could provide me under the Freedom of Information Act, details in respect to the contracts below.

Retail Catering Services / Patient feeding services
1. The name and contact details for the Chief Executive?
2. The name and contact details for the Director of Finance?
3. The name and contact details for the Director of Estates and Facilities?

Retail Catering
4. The name(s) of the company(ies) who currently provides retail catering at the hospital?
5. How many retail catering outlets are there in the hospital and which caterers run them (if different)?
6. Is this a single service contract or part of an IFM contract? If so, who is the FM provider and what other services are included?
7. The types of outlets e.g. coffee shop, restaurant etc
8. When was the contract last tendered?
9. How long was the contract awarded for?
10. When does the contract expire?
11. Is there an option to extend and if so for how long?
12. At the last tender which suppliers applied for inclusion on each retail catering contract? Of these, which were successful at PQQ & ITT stages?
13. Has a decision been made yet on whether the contract is being extended or renewed?
14. What is the average sales turnover per annum for all the outlets combined?

Patient Feeding
15. Who provides patient feeding within the hospital?
16. If this is run in house is the trust willing to consider outsourcing?
17. If outsourced, is this a single service contract or part of an IFM contract? If so, who is the FM provider and what other services are included?
18. When was patient feeding services last tendered or reviewed?
19. What is the Contract Length?
20. When does the contract expire?
21. Is there an option to extend and if so for how long?
22. What is the annual turnover per annum for patient feeding?
23. At the last tender which suppliers applied for inclusion on the patient feeding contract? Of these, which were successful at the PQQ & ITT stages?
24. Has a decision been made yet on whether the patient feeding contract is being extended or renewed?

Additional Questions
25. How many beds are there in the hospital? If there is more than one hospital in the trust, please can you breakdown the number of beds per hospital building?
26. How many staff work in each hospital?

For clarity, the details of the successful and unsuccessful suppliers are kept in the strictest confidence. All these details are only used to help in potentially bidding for these contracts. I would be very grateful if you would provide the details which gives us more information about how the hospital operates.

Yours faithfully,

David Roberts

cddftFOI (COUNTY DURHAM AND DARLINGTON NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust

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Our reference: 07.19.33

 

 

Dear Mr Roberts,

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Acknowledgement.

 

I acknowledge your request for information received on 17 July 2019.

 

Your request is being considered and a response will be sent to you
promptly and not later than 20 working days as defined by the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.

 

If appropriate, the information may be provided in electronic medium in
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or paper format, please let me know.

 

If you have any queries or concerns, please contact me at the email
address above.

 

Further information is available from the Office of the Information
Commissioner at:

 

Information Commissioner's Office

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Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

 

Kind regards

 

Joanna Tyrrell

 

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cddftFOI (COUNTY DURHAM AND DARLINGTON NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Mr Roberts

 

 

Please find attached the response to your request for information under
the Freedom of Information Act.

 

I have also attached a copy of our client satisfaction survey and would be
most grateful if you could please take two minutes of your time to
complete it and email it back to me.

 

 

 

 

Thank you

Linda

 

For and on behalf of Joanna Tyrrell, FOI Officer

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|Linda Wilson | |  |
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|Corporate Records Assistant | |Executive Corridor |
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|  | |Darlington Memorial Hospital |
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|  | |Hollyhurst Road |
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|  |  |Darlington |
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|  | |DL3 6HX |
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|[1]cid:image001.png@01D525DC.45C66380| |Tel:  01325 743700 |
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| | |[3]www.cddft.nhs.uk |
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