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Communications: FOI Requests

FOI 0740 2020/21 Aciclovir Powder for Intravenous Infusion

Published: July 21, 2020

Freedom of Information Request: 0740 2020/21 Information request 1 Has your hospital dispensed the products listed below from March 1, 2019 till February 29, 2020? Yes Aciclovir sodium 250mg/5ml powder for intravenous infusion B.P. Aciclovir sodium 500mg/5ml powder for intravenous infusion B.P. Information request 2 If the answer is ‘yes’, could you please confirm the […]

FOI 0690 2019/20 Maternal Deaths

Published: July 21, 2020

Freedom of Information Request: 0690 2019/20 The number of maternal deaths from 01/01/2015 to the most recent data available 13 The name of the hospital and local authority. Please include the latitude and longitude of locations. Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham City Council, 52.479057, -1.828028 Good Hope Hospital, Birmingham City Council, 52.566960, -1.813572 Solihull Hospital, Solihull Metropolitan […]

FOI 0654 2019/20 Independent ERCP

Published: July 21, 2020

Freedom of Information Request: 0654 2019/20 How many consultant grade doctors undertake independent ERCP in your endoscopy units? 10 How many consultant grade doctors undertaking independent ERCP in your endoscopy units are women? 0

FOI 0847 2020/21 Neurosurgical and Spinal Procedures

Published: July 17, 2020

Freedom of Information Request: 0847 2020/21 It is likely that the Trust does hold this information but our systems do not centrally hold data to this detail (which products have been used in different procedures), however this information is likely to be held in patients’ files. Section 12 of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act […]

FOI 0870 2020/21 DPO & IG Lead

Published: July 17, 2020

Freedom of Information Request: 0870 2020/21 We are withholding most of this information under Section 21 (Information already accessible) of the Freedom of Information Act as it is in the public domain as part of a previous FOI response. Please visit the following link for the relevant information: https://hgs.uhb.nhs.uk/foi-0614-2019-20-dpo-ig-roles-structure-and-support/ Could I please request the following […]

FOI 0791 2020/21 Fat Shaming Complaints

Published: July 17, 2020

Freedom of Information Request: 0791 2020/21 Could you please tell me for the calendar year 2019: 1) How many complaints through the patient advice and liaison system (PALS) your Trust received from patients alleging they had been discriminated against or badly treated by a member of staff because of their being overweight or obese Please […]

FOI 0779 2020/21 Prescribing in Multiple Sclerosis

Published: July 17, 2020

Freedom of Information Request: 0779 2020/21 University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) completed a merger by acquisition of Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust (HEFT) on 1st April 2018.  Due to historical differences in data collection/reporting across UHB and the former Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust this response has been provided by hospital […]

FOI 0778 2020/21 Drug Treatments – Regardless of Disease

Published: July 17, 2020

Freedom of Information Request: 0778 2020/21 I have a Freedom of Information request that I hope you’ll be able to help me with Could you please provide me with the following numbers of patients treated in the last 3 months with the following drugs, regardless of disease. Abatacept [Orencia] – 31 Adalimumab [Amgevita] – 3 […]

FOI 0748 2020/21 Drug Treatments Regardless Of Diagnosis

Published: July 17, 2020

Freedom of Information Request: 0748 2020/21 Within your health trust how many patients are currently (within the past 3 months) being treated with the following regardless of patient diagnosis Abemaciclib + aromatase inhibitor – 1 Abemaciclib + Fulvestrant – 51 Alpelisib + Fulvestrant – 0 Atezolizumab – 7 Avelumab – 0 Bevacizumab – 14 Eribulin […]

FOI 0738 2020/20 Atopic Dermatitis

Published: July 14, 2020

Freedom of Information Request: 0738 2020/21 University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) completed a merger by acquisition of Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust (HEFT) on 1st April 2018.  Due to historical differences in data collection/reporting across UHB and the former Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust this response has been provided by hospital […]

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