Prevention and Detection of Fraud

S Sabato made this Freedom of Information request to Highland NHS Board

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The request was successful.

Dear Highland NHS Board,

In a recent communication the public authority said that key payroll data will be provided to bodies responsible for auditing and administering public funds for the purpose of preventing and detecting fraud.

Can the public authority please say which bodies it was referring to?

Yours faithfully,

S Sabato

FOIRequestsHighland (NHS HIGHLAND), Highland NHS Board

Dear Mr Sabato

Thanks you for your email below. Can you please let me have the reference number for this Freedom of Information Request then I can tie this request in. This should have been in the heading of your acknowledgement.

Regards.

Christina

Christina MacDonald
FOI Administrator
NHS Highland Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness IV2 3BW

Telephone:01463 704927 | Email: [email address]

I work Mon - Thurs

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Dear FOIRequestsHighland (NHS HIGHLAND),

The communication I was referring to was placed not long ago on the payslips notice board

Yours sincerely,

S Sabato

FOIRequestsHighland (NHS HIGHLAND), Highland NHS Board

Dear Mr Sabato

Thank you for your FOI request received on 12 August 2013.

I will seek the information you request and respond as soon as I receive it.

This will be within the 20 working days target specified by the Freedom of Information ( Scotland) Act 2002.

Please note if you have any further queries regarding this FOI please email at [NHS Highland request email] quoting the above reference.

Yours sincerely

Christina

Christina MacDonald
FOI Administrator
NHS Highland Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness IV2 3BW

Telephone:01463 704927 | Email: [email address]

I work Mon - Thurs

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Oliver Kenny (NHS HIGHLAND), Highland NHS Board

Dear Mr Sabato

I am contacting you in response to your e-mail below regarding clarity of a statement previously provided to yourself as part of an FOI response.

The Bodies we refer to are - our Internal Auditors - Scott Moncrieff and our External Auditors - Audit Scotland

I hope this information is helpful. If you are unhappy with my response, I am very happy to discuss this with you further. Alternatively you have the right to ask for a review through making a formal complaint, about the way in which I have dealt with your request for information, by writing to the Chief Executive, c/o The Complaints Team, NHS Highland, PO BOX 5713 Inverness, IV1 9AQ or via email at [email address] . If you remain dissatisfied following the investigation of your complaint, then you have the right to appeal to the Scottish Information Commissioner within 6 months of the date of receiving a response to your complaint.

Thanks

Kenny Oliver
Board Secretary
NHS Highland

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