Iron Infusions and Patient Product Breakdown

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Dear Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust,

How many patients have received an iron infusion in the last 12 months?

How many patients have been treated with Monofer and how many with Ferinject?

What was the average weight of these patients?

How many patients required more than 1 gram of iron?

How many nurses and for what days and hours are your Iron infusion clinics available?

Yours faithfully,

Ed Fryer

PennineFOI atSalford, Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

Good morning,

RE: Freedom of Information Acknowledgement Ref code FOI 10023

Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information requests made in relation to information held by Pennine Acute Trust and Salford Royal Foundation Trust. You have made two identical or very similar FOI requests and the responses will both be dealt with in the same administrative process. You will receive one set of correspondence dealing with both requests.

Requests for information from one of the Care Organisations making up Pennine Acute Trust (Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Infirmary and Community Service, The Royal Oldham Hospital and North Manchester General Hospital and Community Services) are now processed from the Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust base of the Northern Care Alliance.

To ease processing please ensure ALL FOI related emails, including new requests, are sent to [email address] quoting the FOI reference numbers shown in the subject line of this acknowledgement

In accordance with Trust policy and the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, a period of 20 working days is assigned for processing your request. [Working days within the NHS refers to Mon-Fri.] We will provide you with an explanation if we find that there is any reason why this period may extend beyond the period prescribed by the Act.

Please contact us if you have any queries regarding the procedure.

Kind regards

Freedom of Information Office
Northern Care Alliance
Salford/North Manchester/Oldham/Rochdale/Fairfield
Tel: 0161 206 6610

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PennineFOI atSalford, Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

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The Trust has now completed collation of data to support a response to
your recent Freedom of Information requests for Pennine Acute Hospitals
NHS Trust and Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust.


Details requested have been attached to this email.



We trust these details will assist with your enquiries.  If we can be of
any further assistance in the future please do not hesitate to contact us





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