Dear Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,

I would like to understand how you currently provide 1-1 care (Bed watch/Specialling) for the management of challenging patients.

What does your Trust Call this type of service?

Do you currently outsource care on a 1-1 basis for Patients Displaying Challenging Behaviour?

Describe the current provision of these services.

On average how often do wards require outsourced assistance with Challenging patients (per day/week/month)

What is the current hourly/monthly spend on these services?

What specialist training do the outsourced staff have to manage challenging patients?

Yours faithfully,

Jason Keeley

Freedom of Information (LTHTR), Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Jason Keeley,

 

Thank you for your request for information submitted under the Freedom of
Information Act.

 

We can confirm that Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
will reply on or before 22^nd June 2017.

 

Regards.

 

Freedom of Information Team

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
c/o The Medical Director’s Office

Royal Preston Hospital

Sharoe Green Lane

Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9HT
Email : [1][email address]

[2]www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk
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Excellent care with Compassion       

 

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Freedom of Information (LTHTR), Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Jason Keeley,

 

Thank you for your request for information submitted under the Freedom of
Information Act. We can confirm that Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS
Foundation Trust does hold the information requested.

 

Request & Trust response

 

Dear Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,

 

I would like to understand how you currently provide 1-1 care (Bed
watch/Specialling) for the management of challenging patients.

 

What does your Trust Call this type of service?

Trust response: Bedwatch

 

Do you currently outsource care on a 1-1 basis for Patients Displaying
Challenging Behaviour?

Trust response: No

 

Describe the current provision of these services.

Trust response: It is provided by Trust staff - security staff, portering
staff or nursing staff depending on the type of patient behaviour.

 

On average how often do wards require outsourced assistance with
Challenging patients (per day/week/month)

Trust response: n/a

 

What is the current hourly/monthly spend on these services?

Trust response: n/a

 

What specialist training do the outsourced staff have to manage
challenging patients?

Trust response: n/a

 

Kind Regards

 

Freedom of Information Team

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
c/o The Medical Director’s Office

Royal Preston Hospital

Sharoe Green Lane

Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9HT
Email : [1][email address]

[2]www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk
[3]Twitter Icon@[4]LancsHospitals
Excellent care with compassion

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