Case Number 3492
Request Date 16/02/2014
Completion Date 25/02/2014

 

Details of the Request

  1. The number of patients in your Trust diagnosed with breast cancer (also from 01/09/2012 - 30/11/2012).
  2. The number of new referrals for breast cancer patients to see a psychologist (from 01/09/2012 - 30/11/2012),
  3. How many WTE Clinical Psychologists worked in the Cancer Unit in 2012?
  4. What was the typical time a patient with breast cancer had to wait to be seen by a Clinical Psychologist in 2012? (up tp 1 week, 1-2 weeks, 2-4 weeks, 4-8 weeks, more than 8 weeks)

 

Details of the Response

1. The number of patients in your Trust diagnosed with breast cancer (also from 01/09/2012 - 30/11/2012).

The number of patients diagnosed with breast cancer from September 2012 – November 2012 is 66.

 

2. The number of new referrals for breast cancer patients to see a psychologist (from 01/09/2012 - 30/11/2012),

The Trust does not hold this information as referrals are not made directly.

 

3. How many WTE Clinical Psychologists worked in the Cancer Unit in 2012?

None

 

4. What was the typical time a patient with breast cancer had to wait to be seen by a Clinical Psychologist in 2012? (up tp 1 week, 1-2 weeks, 2-4 weeks, 4-8 weeks, more th an 8 weeks)

N/A