OT Assessment Waiting List Figures

Nikki Thompson made this Freedom of Information request to Lancaster City Council as part of a batch sent to 346 authorities

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

Lancaster City Council did not have the information requested.

Nikki Thompson

Dear FOI team,

Please provide the following information in an email format:

1. The current length of the OT waiting list. Please include:
The total number of cases
The approximate wait in months for an OT assessment.
Adult and paediatric figures.
A breakdown of case category numbers i.e. DFG, Moving & Handling

2. If you have used an external independent occupational therapy organisation in the last 12 months (1st May 2018 -30th April 2019) and if so:
Their name
The number of cases outsourced and a cost paid per assessment (on average if easier)
The total value spent with them during this timeframe
If the work was tendered
If the supplier is under a contract what is the end contract date.

3. If there are any current vacant posts in the OT team and the total unspent salary value of these posts for the past 12 months (1st May 2018 - 30th April 2019)

4. The name, email and contact number of the person responsible for commissioning independent OT assessments on behalf of the Council.

Yours faithfully,

Nikki Thompson

info, Lancaster City Council

3 Attachments

Dear Ms Thompson,

I write to confirm receipt of your request for information, which was
received on 2nd May 2019 and is now being processed under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000. Your request has been given the unique reference
number as stated in the subject header above and you should quote this
reference number in all correspondence. You should receive our response
within 20 working days; this means that you can expect to receive the
requested information by 3rd June 2019. If we are unable to deal with your
request within that time limit or the Council does not hold the
information or there is a reason for it to be withheld, we will promptly
advise you in writing.

If you have any queries or concerns then please do not hesitate to contact
me. Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

Kind regards,

Amy Holland

Information Governance Manager

Data Protection Officer

Email: [1][Lancaster City Council request email]

Tel:      (01524) 58 2000

 

Corporate Services (Information Governance), Town Hall, Lancaster LA1 1PJ

Email:
[2][Lancaster City Council request email]                                                              

Website: [3]http://www.lancaster.gov.uk

 

[4]cid:image002.jpg@01D30F99.38449CF0   [5]cid:image002.jpg@01D29817.500BB520

     [6]www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

 

[7]cid:image003.png@01D4B723.AA64FB30

 

 

UK businesses use up 2 million tonnes of paper each year. Think before you
print this email - do you really need to? Thank you. 

An Investor in People/Positive about Disabled People.

[8]DISCLAIMER:

 

References

Visible links
1. mailto:[email address]
2. mailto:[Lancaster City Council request email]
3. http://www.lancaster.gov.uk/
5. https://www.yourvotematters.co.uk/
6. http://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote
8. http://www.lancaster.gov.uk/disclaimer

info, Lancaster City Council

2 Attachments

Dear Ms Thompson,

Freedom of Information Request - Ref: FOI 2555

I write to confirm receipt of your request for information, which was
received on 2nd May 2019 and has been processed under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000. Your request has been given the unique reference
number as stated in the subject header above and you should quote this
reference number in all correspondence.

 

I have to inform you that the information you have requested is not held
by Lancaster City Council.  In this instance we believe the information
may be held by Lancashire County Council who can be contacted via this
email address:

 

[1][email address]

 

If you have any queries or concerns about this email then please do not
hesitate to contact me. Please remember to quote the FOI reference number
above in any future communications.

 

Kind regards

 

 

Jenni McGrath

Information Governance Officer

Deputy Data Protection Officer

Email: [2][Lancaster City Council request email]

Tel:      (01524) 58 2000

 

Governance (Information Governance), Town Hall, Lancaster LA1 1PJ

Email:
[3][Lancaster City Council request email]                                                              

Website: [4]http://www.lancaster.gov.uk

 

[5]cid:image002.jpg@01D30F99.38449CF0   [6]cid:image002.jpg@01D29817.500BB520

     [7]www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

 

 

 

 

show quoted sections