Outsourced Radiology Reporting Services

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Dear The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,

I would be most grateful if you would provide me, under the Freedom of Information Act, details in respect to the following.

The details we require are:

• Does the Trust make use of outsourced tele-radiology reporting services for either overnight on-call (emergency) or routine radiology reporting (or both)?

• If you do make use of tele-radiology reporting, please provide the names of the providers of each service (on-call and elective)?

• If you do make use of tele-radiology reporting services, please provide the annual volumes for both 2019 and for 2020 sent to each provider, broken into the following:

o Overnight on-call
o Elective Reporting (MRI, CT)
o Plain Film Reporting
o Split into each hospital within the Trust

• Start date, duration and end date of any contracts with tele-radiology providers?

• Was the contract procured via a framework (direct award), mini-tender, or ITT procurement process?

• Who is the senior officer (outside of procurement) responsible for this contract?

Thank you for your help.

Yours faithfully,

Mr J Hetfield

FOI (THE ROYAL ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Good morning Mr Hetfield,

Thank you for your FOI Request, which we are now processing. Please note that our reference number is #2445 and the response deadline is the 10th June 2021.

All the best,
Alanna Faronilo

Alanna M. Faronilo
Corporate Governance Apprentice
Tel.: 0121 685 4000 Ext.: 55809
Email: [email address]

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