Serious incidents and deaths of patients with a learning disability

George Julian made this Freedom of Information request to North Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear North Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust,

Please could you provide the following information:

1a) total number of deaths that have occurred at the Trust in each of the the last five years (please provide data broken down by year)
1b) the number of these deaths that were classified as unexpected

2a) total number of deaths that have been referred to the Coroner by the Trust in each of the last five years
2b) of these, the number of deaths of patients with a learning disability referred to the Coroner

3a) total number of deaths of patients with a learning disability that have occurred at the Trust in each of the last five years (please provide total number and indicate whether they were inpatients at the time of their deaths)
3b) of these, the number of these deaths of patients with a learning disability that were classified as unexpected

4a) total number of deaths at the Trust reported as an incident on the National Reporting and Learning System (NRLS) in each of the last five years
4b) total number of deaths at the Trust reported on Strategic Executive Information System (STEIS) in each of the last five years
4c) if possible, please indicate the number of these that relate to patients with a learning disability

5a) total number of initial 72-hour reviews into deaths (as defined by the NHS Serious Incident Framework) in each of the last five years
5b) total number of investigations into deaths (as defined by the NHS SI Framework) in each of the last five years - please provide data broken down by severity, Level 1 internal investigations, Level 2 comprehensive internal investigations, Level 3 independent investigations. Please also indicate whether the numbers refer to investigations opened or completed.

Many thanks for your time.

Yours faithfully,
Dr George Julian

FOI (NORTH ESSEX PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), North Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Dear George Julian,

 

RE: Freedom of Information Act Request (REF: FOI.GJ.17.523)

 

The North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust Freedom of
Information Service received your request for access to information under
the Freedom of Information Act on 31 January 2017.

 

You requested information, as outlined below.

 

The Act allows 20 working days for us to respond to your request so you
can expect a response by 27 February 2017.  We will of course make every
effort to respond sooner if possible. A fee may be charged to cover
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You should also be aware that the Act does allow, in certain cases, for
the 20 working day time period to be extended. We will notify you as soon
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Many thanks

 

Kindest regards

 

Freedom of Information Team

North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

 

 

 

 

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FOI (NORTH ESSEX PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), North Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Dr. George Julian

 

With regards to your recent request for information, made under the
Freedom of Information Act provisions, it is taking longer than
anticipated to collate your response. Therefore, with your kind agreement
we will respond to you by no later than 15 March 2017.

 

Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

Many thanks

 

Kindest regards

 

Freedom of Information Team

North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

 

 

 

 

 

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Dear FOI Team,

Thanks for letting me know. I look forward to receiving the information in due course,

Best wishes
Dr George Julian

FOI (NORTH ESSEX PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), North Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Dr George Julian,

 

With regards to your recent request for information, made under the
Freedom of Information Act provisions, please find attached a response.

 

Please accept our apologies for the delay in responding to you.

 

If you are dissatisfied with the way North Essex Partnership University
NHS Foundation Trust has handled your request for information, you can
request a review by writing to:

 

Mr David Griffiths

The Senior Information Risk Owner

North Essex Partnership Foundation Trust

Trust Head Quarters

Stapleford House

Stapleford Close

Chelmsford

Essex, CM2 0QX

Telephone: 01245 546400

 

If you remain dissatisfied with the handling of your request or complaint,
you have a right of appeal to the Information Commissioner at: The
Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow,
Cheshire, SK9 5AF. Telephone: 08456 30 60 60 or 01625 54 57 45 Website:
[1]www.ico.gov.uk.

 

This information is protected by intellectual property rights and North
Essex Partnership University Foundation Trust does not give you permission
to make any commercial use of any part of this message.  Any copies you
make must be attributed to us and you must seek permission from the Trust
if you wish to reproduce or publish this information in any format.

 

Many thanks

 

Kindest regards

 

Freedom of Information Team

North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

 

 

 

 

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FOI (NORTH ESSEX PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), North Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Dr George Julian,

 

With regards to our below e-mail to you, we notice that the response was
not attached to the e-mail.  Please accept our apologies for the error.

 

A copy of the response is now attached.

 

Many thanks

 

Kindest regards

 

Freedom of Information Team

North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

 

From: FOI (NORTH ESSEX PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST)
Sent: 24 March 2017 17:10
To: '[FOI #385801 email]'
Subject: FOI Response

 

Dear Dr George Julian,

 

With regards to your recent request for information, made under the
Freedom of Information Act provisions, please find attached a response.

 

Please accept our apologies for the delay in responding to you.

 

If you are dissatisfied with the way North Essex Partnership University
NHS Foundation Trust has handled your request for information, you can
request a review by writing to:

 

Mr David Griffiths

The Senior Information Risk Owner

North Essex Partnership Foundation Trust

Trust Head Quarters

Stapleford House

Stapleford Close

Chelmsford

Essex, CM2 0QX

Telephone: 01245 546400

 

If you remain dissatisfied with the handling of your request or complaint,
you have a right of appeal to the Information Commissioner at: The
Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow,
Cheshire, SK9 5AF. Telephone: 08456 30 60 60 or 01625 54 57 45 Website:
[1]www.ico.gov.uk.

 

This information is protected by intellectual property rights and North
Essex Partnership University Foundation Trust does not give you permission
to make any commercial use of any part of this message.  Any copies you
make must be attributed to us and you must seek permission from the Trust
if you wish to reproduce or publish this information in any format.

 

Many thanks

 

Kindest regards

 

Freedom of Information Team

North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

 

 

 

 

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