PFI PPP Safety Audit

Megan Ingles made this Freedom of Information request to Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,

This request for information is an attempt to seek reassurance about the safety of public buildings in the light of the findings revealed in the Inquiry commissioned following the collapse of a school building wall in Edinburgh and subsequent closure of 17 schools.
Please answer the following for each PFI/PPP schemes in your health trust treating each scheme as a separate request.
Please provide all documents showing how your organisation has responded to the findings contained in the report on Edinburgh Schools Construction by John Cole: including, but not limited to memos, emails, minutes, reports.
I would like to understand the expertise and resource committed by your organisation to the management and oversight of PFI schemes from procurement through to ongoing contract operation. Please provide documents relating to the PFI Team(s) allocated to each project its makeup and structure of the team during each project phase. This may comprise terms of reference, organisation chart, post titles and role profiles.
Provide the deed of appointment for the Independent Certifier and any other documents setting out the scope of that role. Please confirm the level of indemnity insurance and liability period.
Please confirm whether your organisation employed a member of the Institute of Clerk of Works or an inspector of similar standing and assigned them to each construction site. If someone in this role was employed please confirm their level of qualification, the salary associated with this role and how much time was allocated to per project/site.
Please provide a list of all enforcement or improvement notices served; investigations carried out and reports commissioned into fire safety (include dates and specify who commissioned or issued these) Please provide copies of all items listed.
Provide details of all attempts to make deductions relating to structural defects for each project. Confirm the amount, what it was for, and when the deduction was made.$

Yours faithfully,

Megan Ingles

Freedom of Information Contact, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Ms Ingles

Following your request for information, please see the attached acknowledgment letter.

Kind Regards
Mandy

Mandy Smyth | Information Governance Coordinator
Tel: 01223 348697 | Ext: 58262 | www.cuh.org.uk
eHospital | Box number 153
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust | Addenbrookes Hospital Cambridge Biomedical Campus | Hills Road | Cambridge | CB2 0QQ
The Trust is: part of the National Institute for Health Research - Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre | and a member of Cambridge University Health Partners
This email is confidential, see www.cuh.org.uk/email_disclaimer.html

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Freedom of Information Contact, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Ms Ingles

With regard to your request for information, please see the attached response letter.

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust would like to ensure that the information provided, following your request for information, was helpful and appropriate.

We would be grateful if you would take a few minutes to complete the following survey;

https://addenbrookes.onlinesurveys.ac.uk...

your reply will be treated in confidence and be used to improve the service we provide.

Regards
Liz

Liz Sheen | Information Governance Coordinator
Tel: 01223 348697 | Ext: 58697 | www.cuh.org.uk
eHospital | Box number 153
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust | Addenbrookes Hospital Cambridge Biomedical Campus | Hills Road | Cambridge | CB2 0QQ
The Trust is: part of the National Institute for Health Research - Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre | and a member of Cambridge University Health Partners
This email is confidential, see www.cuh.org.uk/email_disclaimer.html

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