Termination of pregnancy

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

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Dear NHS Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group,

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?

Yours faithfully,

Chloe Knipe

FOI (NHS NEWCASTLE GATESHEAD CCG), NHS Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group

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FOI (NHS NEWCASTLE GATESHEAD CCG), NHS Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group

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Kind regards

Sophie Parker
Information Governance Officer

NHS North of England Commissioning Support
Riverside House
Newburn
NE15 8NY
Tel: 0191 691 3652
[mobile number]
Email: [email address]
Web: www.necsu.nhs.uk

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