Termination of pregnancy

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Dear NHS Knowsley Clinical Commissioning Group,

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 faithfully,

Chloe Knipe

Knowsley CCGCommunications, NHS Knowsley Clinical Commissioning Group

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Dear Chloe,

Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information request. We will respond within 20 working days.

Many thanks,

Cheryl Wallwork
NHS Knowsley Clinical Commissioning Group

Knowsley CCG Communications
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Knowsley CCGCommunications, NHS Knowsley Clinical Commissioning Group

Dear Chloe

Can I please clarify for question 7, which specific HRG codes you are looking for to answer this FOI.

Kind Regards

Liam Clarke
Knowsley Clinical Commissioning Group

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Dear Knowsley CCGCommunications,

Please see below requested HRG codes:

MA17C Dilation and Evacuation, less than 14 weeks gestation
MA17D Dilation and Evacuation, 14 to 20 weeks gestation
MA18C Medical Termination of Pregnancy, less than 14 weeks gestation
MA18D Medical Termination of Pregnancy, 14 to 20 weeks gestation
MA19A Vacuum Aspiration with Cannula, less than 14 weeks gestation
MA19B Vacuum Aspiration with Cannula, 14 to 20 weeks gestation
MA20Z Medical or Surgical Termination of Pregnancy, over 20 weeks gestation

Yours sincerely,

Chloe Knipe

Knowsley CCGCommunications, NHS Knowsley Clinical Commissioning Group

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Dear Chloe,

Please find attached NHS Knowsley Clinical Commissioning Group’s response to your recent Freedom of Information request.

Many thanks,

Cheryl Wallwork

Cheryl Wallwork | Receptionist
NHS Knowsley CCG | Nutgrove Villa, Westmorland Road, Huyton, L36 6GA

Telephone: 0151 244 4126
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