Case Number 3623
Request Date 14/05/2014
Completion Date 07/08/2014

 

Details of the Request

  1. How much has the trust spent on apparatus and adjustments for overweight patients in the last three years? (please split by financial year up to and including 2013/14)
     
  2. Of this total above, how much has been spent on (please give number of items where possible)
     
    • widening doors and corridors
    • new a) beds and b) wheelchairs, adapted for overweight patients
    • hiring a) beds, b) hoist chairs and c) commodes for overweight patients?

 

Details of the Response

1. How much has the trust spent on apparatus and adjustments for overweight patients in the last three years? (please split by financial year up to and including 2013/14)

11/12 £25,257
12/13 £17,856
13/14 £56,051.15

The above figures include the hire charges
All of the figures exclude VAT.

 

2. Of this total above, how much has been spent on (please give number of items where possible)

a) widening doors and corridors

In 2013/14 the Trust spent £2,500 to widen a door.

 

b) new i) beds and ii) wheelchairs, adapted for overweight patients

  11/12 12/13 13/14
  Qty £ Qty £ Qty £
Beds 2 10490 2 9990 1 5495
Wheelchairs 0 0 2 1990 1 1100

 

c) hiring i) beds, ii) hoist chairs and iii) commodes for overweight patients?

  11/12 12/13 13/14
  Qty £ Qty £ Qty £
Beds 3 2615 4 4285 25 28689
Hoist Chairs 0 0 1 522 25 12724
Commodes 2 355 0 0 6 1965