Wheelchair service details

Gareth Davies made this Freedom of Information request to NHS West Leicestershire Clinical Commissioning Group as part of a batch sent to 199 authorities

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

The request was partially successful.

To the Clinical Commissioning Group,

I am emailing to request the following information under the Freedom of Information Act:

A) Please list the wheelchair services provided by the CCG, including:
i) The provider
ii) The geographical area covered
iii) Brief description of the provision covered
iv) The need level met (i.e. low, end of life, hospital discharge, etc)

B) For each instance where the answer to 'A i' is anything other than the CCG itself:
i) The date when the related contract began
ii) The annual cost of the contract to the CCG
iii) The annual cost of the service at the last point it was provided directly by the CCG
iv) The date when the current contract will expire

C) For each instance where the answer to 'A i' is the CCG
i) The annual cost to the CCG of the service for each of the following financial years: 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018/19

D) The following information about wheelchair service use
i) The current total longest open episode of care for (a) adults and (b) children, in weeks
ii) The average waiting time in weeks for the following financial years: 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018/19 (up until the date on which this request is received)
iii) The total annual spend on wheelchair services for the following financial years 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018/19
iv) The total number of complaints relating to wheelchair services received for the following financial years 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018/19 (and the outcome of complaints if possible)

I would like to receive this information electronically a spreadsheet if possible.

If the decision is made to withhold some of this information using exemptions in the Act, please inform me of that fact and cite the exemptions used.

If you need clarification please contact me at this email address. Under your section 16 duty to provide advice and assistance I would expect you to contact me if you find this request unmanageable in any way before the 20th working day.

I would be grateful if you could confirm in writing that you have received this request, and I look forward to hearing from you in the near future.

Yours faithfully,

Gareth Davies

NHS West Leicestershire Clinical Commissioning Group

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NHS West Leicestershire Clinical Commissioning Group

Dear Mr Davies

Thank you for your Freedom of Information (FOI) request, received by West Leicestershire CCG on Friday 27th July 2018.

The reference number for your request is WL330718.

We aim to provide a response within 20 working days.

Kind regards

Stephanie

Stephanie Neal
Corporate Affairs Assistant
West Leicestershire CCG
55 Woodgate | Loughborough | LE11 2TZ
 
Email: [email address]
Tel:     01509 567783

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NHS West Leicestershire Clinical Commissioning Group

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Dear Mr Davies

 

Please find attached the CCG’s response to your Freedom of Information
(FOI) request, reference WL330718.

 

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact me on the
details below.

 

Kind regards

 

Stephanie

 

Stephanie Neal

Corporate Affairs Assistant

West Leicestershire CCG

55 Woodgate | Loughborough | LE11 2TZ

 

Email: [1][email address]

Tel:     01509 567783

 

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