We don't know whether the most recent response to this request contains information or not – if you are Andy Buckwell please sign in and let everyone know.

Vaping Related Admissions

Andy Buckwell made this Freedom of Information request to Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust as part of a batch sent to 106 authorities

This request has been closed to new correspondence. Contact us if you think it should be reopened.

We're waiting for Andy Buckwell to read recent responses and update the status.

Dear NHS Hospital Trust,

I am making a Freedom of Information request for the following information:

Can you specify how many patients have been admitted by your Trust’s A&E department as a result of vaping fluids laced with either cannabis, or derivatives like tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), or Spice and or similar synthetic cannabinoids, in the in each of the last five calendar years.

Can you also specify the total number of patients admitted as a result of vaping standard fluids, eg tobacco derivatives.

Can you also break this down by gender and the following age brackets: Under 16, Under 18, Under 25 and 26 and over.

Yours faithfully,

Andy Buckwell

MEHT FOI (RQ8) Mid Essex Hospital, Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

 Dear Requester

 

Thank you for your email and request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act.

Your request has been acknowledged.  Normal Freedom of Information
timescales apply from receipt of your request (20 working days) into this
MEHT FOI mailbox.

We look forward to dealing with your request.  Please
contact [1][Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust request email] with any queries.

With kind regards
Rebecca Pascoe Youell
Public Information Manager

 

Information in this message may contain confidential and privileged
information. If you are not the intended recipient please accept our
apologies; please do not disclose, copy or distribute information in this
e-mail or take any action in reliance on its contents: to do so is
strictly prohibited and may be unlawful. Please inform us that this
message has gone astray before deleting it. Content of emails received by
this Trust will be subject to disclosure under the Freedom of Information
Act 2000. Unless the information is legally exempt from disclosure,
confidentiality of this e-mail and your reply cannot be guaranteed. Thank
you for your co-operation.

References

Visible links
1. mailto:[Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust request email]

MEHT FOI (RQ8) Mid Essex Hospital, Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

Good morning / afternoon

Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act.

Please accept our sincere apologies for the delay you have incurred in receiving this response.

Please find our response attached / beneath.

We are unable to supply a response to this as we are not yet in a position where we are using codes allocated to vaping.

If you are not satisfied with this response you may request an independent internal review by a senior member of the Trust staff who has had no involvement in dealing with your request. We aim to deal with FOI appeals within 20 days of receipt. Emails should be clearly marked ‘Internal Review ' and sent to [email address] Should you remain dissatisfied after this internal review, you will have a right of complaint to the Information Commissioner. Further information is available at: Information Commissioner's Office Wycliffe House Water Lane Wilmslow Cheshire SK95AF Telephone: 01625 545 700 - www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk

If you have any other queries please do not hesitate to contact me again.
Kind regards
Rebecca Pascoe | Public Information Manager | Corporate
Mid and South Essex University Hospitals Group
South Wing – Level 3 – Room R42 – B346
Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 7ET
Tel: 01245 524900 ext 4536
[email address]

show quoted sections

We don't know whether the most recent response to this request contains information or not – if you are Andy Buckwell please sign in and let everyone know.