NHS Health Check operating instructions requested

P Thornley made this Freedom of Information request to South Gloucestershire Council

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Dear South Gloucestershire Council,
NHS Health Check
Please provide me with information relating to this. I am requesting all procedures, operating instructions, policies, advice and suchlike which is given to personnel who are carrying out these tests which state what they should say, what they should do, and what information they should provide to patients. Please also include any flowcharts or suchlike which guide the service provider as to what information or action to take.
Thank you very much.
Yours faithfully,
Dr Philip Thornley, Cotswold Medicals Ltd www.driversmedicals.com

CorporateContactCentre, South Gloucestershire Council

Thank you for your e-mail received at South Gloucestershire Council this
morning, which has been forwarded to our Freedom of information
department, the e-mail address for which is:

[email address]

Ruth
Corporate Contact Centre

Customer & Revenues Department

South Gloucestershire Council

Castle Street

Thornbury

South Gloucestershire

BS35 1HF

01454 868009

[South Gloucestershire Council request email]

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Our Ref: FIDP/003312-13

Dear Dr Thornley

Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act received on 22 July 2013.

Your request will now be considered in accordance with the Act by the
Department

The 20 working day period for considering your request commenced on 22
July 2013.

In the event that the information you have requested is to be disclosed,
it will be sent to you no later than 19 August 2013

Yours sincerely

Sheila Cooper
Admin. Assistant / FOI monitoring assistant
Education, Learning and Skills
tel: 01454 86 3228
fax:01454 86 8420 (shared)
email: [email address]
Department for Children, Adults and Health,
Education, Learning and Skills, P O Box 2083, Council Offices, Castle
Street, Thornbury, S. Glos. BS35 9BR

Visitor Address:

Dept for Children Adults & Health, South Glos Council, Badminton
Road,Yate, South Glos. BS37 5AF

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Dear Dr Thornley

I write further to your email dated 22 July 2013 regarding your request
for information held by this department.

In response to your request, please find requested information attached.

All staff carrying out NHS Health Checks are required to meet the
competences outlined in the framework attached.

Execution of NHS Health Checks are in-line with national best practice -
see draft attached which we are currently working to.

I trust that you are satisfied with this response to your request.
However, if you need to clarify this response please contact Kathryn
Kavanagh by email using [email address] . If you remain
dissatisfied after contacting her, you can then request a review is
undertaken by writing directly to the Department's Complaints, DPA and
FOI Manager, Fabian Fick by email ([email address] ), or
by post to PO Box 2083, South Gloucestershire Council, Castle Street,
Thornbury, South Gloucestershire, BS35 9BR. The Reviewer is usually a
Team Manager, Head of Service or Service Manager. After you have
received a response from the Reviewer, you may apply to the Information
Commissioner, whose contact details are available at www.ico.gov.uk.

Regards

Forwarded by
Sheila Cooper
Admin. Assistant / FOI monitoring assistant
Education, Learning and Skills
tel: 01454 86 3228
fax:01454 86 8420 (shared)
email: [email address]
Department for Children, Adults and Health,
Education, Learning and Skills, P O Box 2083, Council Offices, Castle
Street, Thornbury, S. Glos. BS35 9BR

Visitor Address:

Dept for Children Adults & Health, South Glos Council, Badminton
Road,Yate, South Glos. BS37 5AF

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Dear Ms Cooper,

That is absolutely fantastic! Thank you very much.

Yours sincerely,

Dr P Thornley