Use of Taxi Services
sobya made this Freedom of Information request to Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust
Dear Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust,
Please could you let me know the answer to the questions below relating to the Trust’s taxi and patient transport services.
1. Who currently provides the Trust’s taxi service?
2. What is the Trust’s annual spend on all taxi services?
3. Who is responsible for managing this service and what are their phone, email and postal contact details?
4. How do you advertise this service for competitive tender, when did this last take place and when will it next be undertaken?
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - Dudley & Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust Ref: FOI 2257
Thank you for your request for information under the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. We started work on this request on 12 January 2017. As per section 10 of the Act, you can expect a reply no later than 20 working days from this date.
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Corporate Governance Support Officer
Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust
External number: 01384 325026
Internal extension: 65026
Email: [email address]
Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership Trust
Trafalgar House, 2nd Floor
47-49 King Street
Dudley, DY2 8PS