Termination of pregnancy

Chloe Knipe made this Freedom of Information request to NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group

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Dear FOI Team,

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

Termination of Pregnancy Services

The details we require are:

1. Please confirm the organisations commissioned by the CCG to provide Termination of Pregnancy Services to your patients?

2. Please confirm the end dates of currently commissioned contracts?

3. Are any providers currently within an extension period of their contract?

4. Were contracts awarded through a competitive tender process?

5. What is the form of contract: AQP or sole provider?

6. At what percentage of tariff is each provider delivering services?

7. What activity numbers were delivered by each provider, by HRG code, over the past 12 months?

8. Please confirm the annualised actual contract values for each provider for 2019/20?

9. Please confirm who (if any) providers are providing ToP services to patients without a contract where a patient has exercised their right to choose a provider? What are the activity numbers delivered per provider?

10. What were the average wait times for providers over the past 12 months? (broken down by month and surgical/medical)

11. Do any of the contracted providers sub-contract any parts of the service to an alternative provider? If so, who and what?

12. Does ToP feature on the CCGs commissioning intentions?

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

Thank you for your help.

Yours sincerely

Chloe Knipe

Freedom Of Information (CCG), NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group

Good Afternoon

Thank you for your request for information which has now been logged and will be dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

As per the terms of the Freedom of Information Act we expect to have responded to you no later than 20 working days from the working day it was received or, where applicable, from the date clarification is received.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Thank you

Corporate Services Team
[Liverpool CCG request email]

Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group
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Sallyanne Hunter – Deputy Head of Corporate Services and Governance
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Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group
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Freedom Of Information (CCG), NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group

Dear MS Knipe

Thank you for your email which was received by NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group on 5 August 2020 at 15.00 hrs.

NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group has reviewed your Request, however we require further information in order to identify and locate the requested information.

A copy of your request is provided below.

Please provide clarification of question number 6: At what percentage of tariff is each provider delivering services?

Until we receive clarification, NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group will consider this information request to be suspended. The 20 working days to respond will commence when we receive your clarification.

If we do not hear from you within one month of the date of this e mail we will assume that you are no longer seeking access to this information and NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group will take no further action.

Regards

Corporate Services Team

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Dear Freedom Of Information (CCG),

thank you for your clarification question:

Please provide clarification of question number 6: At what percentage of tariff is each provider delivering services?

the questions relates to if providers are not being paid at NHS tariff - at % of tariff are they being paid?

Yours sincerely,

Chloe Knipe

Freedom Of Information (CCG), NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group

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Good afternoon

Please see letter attached in response to your freedom of information request below.

Regards

Carol Hughes

Carol Hughes 
Senior Corporate Services Officer

“Please note, Liverpool CCG is currently operating on a ‘work from home first’ policy in line with government advice and may have limited access to emails at certain times of the day”

Tel: : 0151 296 7619 e:  [email address]             

NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group
Level 4, The Department, Lewis’s Building, 2 Renshaw Street, Liverpool L1 2SA
web: www.liverpoolccg.nhs.uk | twitter: @liverpoolccg  

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