Vascular surgery

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Dear Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust,

I would be grateful if you would provide the following information
under the FOI Act.

Regarding vascular surgery reconfiguration in your area:

1. Currently how many vascular surgeons are working at your trust, please include wte for consultants and numbers of junior doctors?
2. What on call rota do the vascular surgical consultants cover currently?
3. What catchment area do they cover?
4.Is a review planned or has one been performed regarding vascular surgery reconfiguration in your area, please provide dates of review?
5. If a review has occurred what was the outcome?
6. Will there be centralisation of services in your area?
7. If there is centralisation which will be the hub hospital, how many consultant vascular surgeons will be employed (wte), what rota will be employed and what catchment area will be covered?

Yours faithfully,

P Singh

FOI - Freedom Information Officer, Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust

20th February, 2012

 

 

Dear Mr/s Singh

Request under Freedom of Information Act 2000

 

Request Ref: NGFOI 11/12: 393

Acknowledgement Letter

 

Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act, which we received at Northampton General Hospital NHS
Trust (NGH) on 20th February, 2012, regarding vascular surgery
reconfiguration

 

We are now processing your request and we will respond to you in full as
soon as possible. Under the Freedom of Information Act, we have 20 working
days to respond to your request from the working day after which we
receive your request into the Trust and would therefore normally do so by
19th March, 2012. If for any reason it becomes apparent that there could
be a delay in responding to your Freedom of Information Act request, we
will keep you fully informed.

 

If you have any queries then please contact us on the address below or if
by e-mail to [1][Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust request email] quoting the reference NGFOI 11/12 393.

 

Yours sincerely,

Louise Chatwyn

 

Information Governance Assistant

Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust

Directorate of Strategy & Partnerships

Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust

Cliftonville

Northampton

NN1 5BD

 

Tel: 01604 523407 (Direct Line)

Fax: 01604 545890

 

E-mail: [2][Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust request email]

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From: P Singh [mailto:[FOI #106621 email]]
Sent: Sun 19/02/2012 19:11
To: FOI - Freedom Information Officer
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Vascular surgery

     Dear Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust,
    
     I would be grateful if you would provide the following information
     under the FOI Act.
    
     Regarding vascular surgery reconfiguration in your area:
    
     1. Currently how many vascular surgeons are working at your trust,
     please include wte for consultants and numbers of junior doctors?
     2. What on call rota do the vascular surgical consultants cover
     currently?
     3. What catchment area do they cover?
     4.Is a review planned or has one been performed regarding vascular
     surgery reconfiguration in your area, please provide dates of
     review?
     5. If a review has occurred what was the outcome?
     6. Will there be centralisation of services in your area?
     7. If there is centralisation which will be the hub hospital, how
     many consultant vascular surgeons will be employed (wte), what rota
     will be employed and what catchment area will be covered?
    
     Yours faithfully,
    
     P Singh
    
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FOI - Freedom Information Officer, Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust

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Dear Mr/s Singh

Request for Information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

 

Request Ref: NGFOI 11/12: 393

Response to your Request

I am now pleased to be able to respond to your Freedom of Information
Request received at Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust on 20th
February, 2012.

Please find attached the following documents:

 

1.   Full ‘Response Letter’ to your Freedom of Information Request;

 

2.   Copy of our Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust Freedom of
Information Complaints Procedure Leaflet

 

 

The files that are being sent to you are in Portable document Format
(PDF). You will need to have Adobe Acrobat Software installed on your
computer to view/read these documents. I hope that this will not present a
problem to you.

 

We are committed to ensuring that our organisation effectively meets the
statutory requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.  We would
therefore be obliged if you could take a few moments to complete our
feedback survey.  The information provided by this survey will be used to
ensure the Trust is providing a satisfactory service and any comments will
be used to improve our procedures.

 

[1]http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/L55JBDW

 

 

Please do not hesitate to contact me if I can be of any further
assistance.

Yours sincerely,

 

Louise Chatwyn

Information Governance Assistant
Directorate of Strategy & Partnerships

Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust
Cliftonville
Northampton
NN1 5BD

 

Tel: 01604 523407 (Direct Line)
Fax: 01604 545890

E-mail: [2][Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust request email]

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From: P Singh [mailto:[FOI #106621 email]]
Sent: Sun 19/02/2012 19:11
To: FOI - Freedom Information Officer
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Vascular surgery

     Dear Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust,
    
     I would be grateful if you would provide the following information
     under the FOI Act.
    
     Regarding vascular surgery reconfiguration in your area:
    
     1. Currently how many vascular surgeons are working at your trust,
     please include wte for consultants and numbers of junior doctors?
     2. What on call rota do the vascular surgical consultants cover
     currently?
     3. What catchment area do they cover?
     4.Is a review planned or has one been performed regarding vascular
     surgery reconfiguration in your area, please provide dates of
     review?
     5. If a review has occurred what was the outcome?
     6. Will there be centralisation of services in your area?
     7. If there is centralisation which will be the hub hospital, how
     many consultant vascular surgeons will be employed (wte), what rota
     will be employed and what catchment area will be covered?
    
     Yours faithfully,
    
     P Singh
    
     -------------------------------------------------------------------
    
     Please use this email address for all replies to this request:
     [FOI #106621 email]
    
     Is [Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust request email] the wrong address for Freedom of Information
     requests to Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust? If so, please
     contact us using this form:
     [3]http://www.whatdotheyknow.com/help/contact
    
     Disclaimer: This message and any reply that you make will be
     published on the internet. Our privacy and copyright policies:
     [4]http://www.whatdotheyknow.com/help/offic...
    
     If you find this service useful as an FOI officer, please ask your
     web manager to link to us from your organisation's FOI page.
    
    
    

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Dear FOI - Freedom Information Officer,

Request Ref: NGFOI 11/12: 393

Many thanks for your swift response. The information is very helpful. Would it be possible to be emailed a copy of the vascular surgery review from 2011.

Also, what is the catchment area in population?

Many thanks

Yours sincerely,

Mr P Singh

FOI - Freedom Information Officer, Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust

2 Attachments

Dear Mr Singh 

Request for Information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

 

Request Ref: NGFOI 11/12: 399

Acknowledgement and Response Letter

 

Thank you for your e-mail message.

Please find attached the following documents:

 

1.   Full ‘Acknowledgement and Response Letter’ to your Freedom of
Information request received at Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust
(NGH) on 21st February, 2012

2.   Copy of our NGH Freedom of Information Complaints Procedure Leaflet

 

The files that are being sent to you in Portable document Format (PDF).
You will need to have Adobe Acrobat Software installed on your computer to
view/read this documents. I hope that this will not present a problem to
you.

 

Please do not hesitate to contact me if I can be of any further
assistance.

 

Yours sincerely,

Louise Chatwyn

Information Governance Assistant

Directorate of Strategy & Partnerships

Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust
Cliftonville
Northampton
NN1 5BD

 

Tel: 01604 523407 (Direct Line)
Fax: 01604 545890

E-mail: [Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust request email]

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From: P Singh [mailto:[FOI #106621 email]]
Sent: Tue 21/02/2012 15:09
To: FOI - Freedom Information Officer
Subject: Re: RESPONSE: Freedom of Information request Ref: NGFOI 11/12:
393- V ascular surgery

     Dear FOI - Freedom Information Officer,
    
     Request Ref: NGFOI 11/12: 393
    
     Many thanks for your swift response. The information is very
     helpful. Would it be possible to be emailed a copy of the vascular
     surgery review from 2011.
    
     Also, what is the catchment area in population?
    
     Many thanks
    
     Yours sincerely,
    
     Mr P Singh
    
    

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