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Kyle Preston made this Freedom of Information request to Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust,

Please confirm the following pieces of information:
• Who is the Trust's current supplier for their Electronic Patient Record?
• What is the contract start and end date for the Electronic Patient Record?
• Who is the Trust's current supplier for your Patient Administration System?
• What is the contract start and end date for the Patient Administration System?
• When are you due to start looking to re-procure your clinical systems?
• Who supplies the Trust's integration system?
• Please supply a copy of the Trusts latest Informatics Strategy
• How regularly does the Trust review their Informatics Strategy?
• Has the Trust developed a Digital Strategy?
• How often does the Trust assess their Clinical Systems?
• Who is the Trust's current Chief Clinical Information Officer?
• Who is the Trust’s current CIO/ IT Director?
• Which member of the board is responsible for IT?
• Please provide an organisation chart for your IM&T department?
• Which member of the Trust is the SRO for the STP engagements?
• What proportion of the Trust’s IM&T Department is made up of interim staff and permanent staff?
• Is the Trust looking to migrate to the cloud in the next 2 years?
• Are the Trust considering their options of outsourcing their IT Services in the next 3 years?

Yours faithfully,

Kyle Preston

FOI, Rf (ROYAL FREE LONDON NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Ms Preston

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Yours sincerely,

Freedom of Information Team
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

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FOI, Rf (ROYAL FREE LONDON NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Mr Preston

 

Further to your request for information please see the response below in
red font.  This response covers the hospitals and services managed by the
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust, namely the Royal Free Hospital,
Barnet Hospital and Chase Farm Hospital and associated group services. 

 

 

Please confirm the following pieces of information:

•             Who is the Trust's current supplier for their Electronic
Patient Record?  Cerner

•             What is the contract start and end date for the Electronic
Patient Record? The contract is 10 years            from  June 2014.

•             Who is the Trust's current supplier for your Patient
Administration System?  Cerner

•             What is the contract start and end date for the Patient
Administration System?  The contract is 10 years                 from June
2014.

•             When are you due to start looking to re-procure your
clinical systems?  Outside scope of the Freedom                 of
 Information Act.

•             Who supplies the Trust's integration system?  Oracle

•             Please supply a copy of the Trusts latest Informatics
Strategy  Please find attached

•             How regularly does the Trust review their Informatics
Strategy?  Every 3 years 

•             Has the Trust developed a Digital Strategy?  The trust does
not have a board approved digital strategy, but          a draft document
is attached.

•             How often does the Trust assess their Clinical Systems?  The
trust works with  clinical leads to                 define requirements
and ensure the IT solutions meet these while  

               remaining  compliant with NHS data and    security
standards

•             Who is the Trust's current Chief Clinical Information
Officer?  Dr Chris Streather

•             Who is the Trust’s current CIO/ IT Director? Glenn
Winteringham

•             Which member of the board is responsible for IT?  Glenn
Winteringham

•             Please provide an organisation chart for your IM&T
department?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

•             Which member of the Trust is the SRO for the STP
engagements?  Glenn Winteringham is Chair of the NCL                
Providers Digital Forum.

•             What proportion of the Trust’s IM&T Department is made up of
interim staff 3.5%

                and permanent staff?  96.5%

•             Is the Trust looking to migrate to the cloud in the  next 2
years?  No

•             Are the Trust considering their options of outsourcing their
IT Services in the next 3 years? No

 

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Yours sincerely

 

 

 

Alison Macdonald

Board Secretary

 

 

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