Case Number 6053
Request Date 21/05/2018
Completion Date 14/06/2018

 

Details of the Request

  1. In the last financial year, what was the Trust spend on patient pathway validation obtained from external providers (contractors, staffing agencies)?
  2. Does the Trust currently utilise software developed and provided by an external provider to generate information on the Trust’s incomplete, planned inpatient or planned outpatient waiting list data (dashboards, reports etc)?
  3. In the last financial year, what was the Trust spend on software developed and provided by an external provider to generate information on the Trust’s incomplete, planned inpatient or planned outpatient waiting list data (dashboards, reports etc)?
  4. Does the Trust currently utilise software developed and provided by an external provider to generate information on cancer waiting list data (dashboards, reports etc)?
  5. In the last financial year, what was the Trust spend on software developed and provided by an external provider to generate information on cancer waiting list data (dashboards, reports etc)?
  6. Does the Trust currently use an external provider to deliver RTT training to Trust staff?
  7. In the last financial year, what was the Trust spend on externally developed RTT training?
  8. What Patient Administration System (PAS) is currently used by the Trust? vWhat Patient Administration System (PAS) is the Trust planning to procure and utilise once the Trust’s existing PAS contract has expired?
  9. In the last financial year, has the Trust had an audit or review of the Trust’s patient waiting list data quality by an external organisation?
  10. In the last financial year, what was the Trust’s spend on review or audit of the Trust’s patient waiting list data quality delivered by an external organisation?

 

Details of the Response

1. In the last financial year, what was the Trust spend on patient pathway validation obtained from external providers (contractors, staffing agencies)?

Nil

 

2. Does the Trust currently utilise software developed and provided by an external provider to generate information on the Trust’s incomplete, planned inpatient or planned outpatient waiting list data (dashboards, reports etc)?

Yes

 

3. In the last financial year, what was the Trust spend on software developed and provided by an external provider to generate information on the Trust’s incomplete, planned inpatient or planned outpatient waiting list data (dashboards, reports etc)?

£16k

 

4. Does the Trust currently utilise software developed and provided by an external provider to generate information on cancer waiting list data (dashboards, reports etc)?

Yes

 

5. In the last financial year, what was the Trust spend on software developed and provided by an external provider to generate information on cancer waiting list data (dashboards, reports etc)?

Nil

 

6. Does the Trust currently use an external provider to deliver RTT training to Trust staff?

No.

 

7. In the last financial year, what was the Trust spend on externally developed RTT training?

N/A

 

8. What Patient Administration System (PAS) is currently used by the Trust?

DXC Patient Centre

 

9. What Patient Administration System (PAS) is the Trust planning to procure and utilise once the Trust’s existing PAS contract has expired?

We do not hold this information.

 

10. In the last financial year, has the Trust had an audit or review of the Trust’s patient waiting list data quality by an external organisation?

Yes by our internal auditors.

 

11. In the last financial year, what was the Trust’s spend on review or audit of the Trust’s patient waiting list data quality delivered by an external organisation?

The cost cannot be extracted from the annual internal audit cost.