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FOI 0354 – Diagnostic Tests For Infectious Diseases

University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) completed a merger by acquisition of Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust (HEFT) on 1st April 2018.   UHB includes Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Solihull Hospital and Community Services, Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham Chest Clinic.

Due to historical differences in data collection/reporting across UHB and the former Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust some responses have been provided by hospital site.

Under the Freedom of Information Act, we are asking for information about the number of diagnostic tests carried out at your NHS Trust for certain infectious diseases in the twelve months from April 2017 to March 2018.

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Please see attached: FOI 0354

Heartlands, Good Hope and Solihull

We do not hold this information. The information you are asking for is held by Public Health England. Their contact details are:

Public Information Access Office

Wellington House

133-155 Waterloo Road



United Kingdom



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