Waiting times for mental health treatment
Dear NHS Trafford Clinical Commissioning Group,
I am writing to request data under the Freedom of Information (2000) regarding the length of time between referral and starting treatment for psychological therapies, for patients referred in July 2018. I include in this all talking therapies offered within your service, and all methods of referral.
If this data is unavailable, I would like to know the current median average time a patient will spend on a waiting list before recieving psychological therapy.
Please contact me with any queries or clarifications regarding this request. I look forward to your response.
I am writing to acknowledge your recent request for information under the
Freedom of Information Act 2000.
NHS Trafford CCG will respond to your request within 20 working days
(working days within the NHS refers to Monday to Friday, excluding bank
holidays). If NHS Trafford CCG is unable to provide the requested
information we will write to you explaining the reason why.
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we will, as part of the process send you a FOI Monitor Form which we will
ask you to complete and return within 2 working days in order to process
your request, and this will be sent separately.
Please contact me on 0161 873 6093 if you have any queries regarding the
Governance Support Officer
NHS Trafford CCG
1st Floor Crossgate House
Tel: 0161 873 6093 (internal DDI – 1193)
Email: [email address]
Please see the attached for your recent Freedom of Information request.
If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact me.
NHS Trafford CCG
1^st Floor Crossgate House
Email: [NHS Trafford CCG request email]
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