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Previous Requests May 2018

01/05/2015

861
SDCCG

1. What criteria does the CCG use to select which inhalers should be prescribed for Asthma and COPD? 

2. How does the CCG compare the cost-effectiveness , efficacy, safety and patient usability of different inhalers when selecting which COPD and Asthma inhalers should be included on its local guidance? 

3. Over the past three years, has the CCG introduced a planned programme of care which resulted in the medicines optimisation team, contractors or GP practices proactively reviewing patients and aligning their COPD and/or Asthma inhalers to alternative options? 

4. Please list the alternative asthma and COPD inhalers that were introduced by the CCGs medicines optimisation team, contractors or GP practices during any planned programme of care that proactively reviewed the use of asthma and/or COPD inhalers over the past 3 years 

5. Over the past three years, has the CCG used a QIPP scheme to introduce a planned programme of care which resulted in the medicines optimisation team, contractors or GP practices proactively reviewing patients and aligning their COPD and/or Asthma inhalers to alternative options? 

6. Please list the alternative asthma and COPD inhalers that were introduced by the CCGs medicines optimisation team, contractors or GP practices when using a QIPP scheme to introduce a planned programme of care that proactively reviewed the use of asthma and/ or COPD inhalers over the past 3 years? 

7. I would also like to make a request for the full name, contact number and contact email for the following roles listed below within your CCG:

  • Chief Executive Officer

  • Chief Financial Officer

  • Medicines Management Lead

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 02/05/2018

 862
All CCGs

1. Organisation Name

2. Name of Computer Software used to record Salary Overpayments

3. Are names of people stored in the software?

4. Is the amount of the Salary Overpayment stored in the software?

5. Does the software have an audit trail automatically recording the logon name of the user and the records added, accessed and changed by each user, including the data before the change and the data after the change?

6. Does the audit trail include the date and time of any additions / changes to data as well as when data was accessed?

7. Software Provider (Company Name)

8. Annual Cost (£) of Software

9. License Expiry Date

10. Name of the Organisation Responsible for Recording Salary Overpayments if you use another organisation (e.g. a CSU)

11. Name of Manager Responsible for Recording Salary Overpayments

11. Email address of Manager Responsible for Recording Salary Overpayments

12. Telephone Number of Manager Responsible for Recording Salary Overpayments

13. Name of Data Protection Officer

14. Email Address of Data Protection Officer

15. Telephone Number of Data Protection Officer

16. Name of Chief Executive

17. Email Address of Chief Executive

18. Telephone Number of Chief Executive

19. Name of Finance Director

20. Email Address of Finance Director

21. Telephone Number of Finance Director
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 03/05/2018

 863
All CCGs

General practice budgets and spend for years 2014-19:
  • Locally commissioned services budget for general practice
  • Locally commissioned services spend on general practice
  • Other budget on general practice - not including core contract
  • Other spend on general practice - not including core contract
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 04/05/2018

 864
All CCGs

Please inform us of the services currently commissioned by your CCGs to support patients with lymphoedema related to

-cancer treatment

-non cancer related causes

Please inform us of the commissioner/commissioning department responsible for commissioning these services.

Please inform us of the arrangements made to support such people if no specific lymphoedema service is commissioned.

Info not held - redirected to NHS England

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 05/05/2018

 865
ND

NHS England recently decided to advise CCGs that there should be no routine provision of homeopathy on the grounds that there is insufficient evidence for its effectiveness, and that it would save the NHS money use other treatments. Under the Freedom of Information Act, please could you provide me, within the prescribed 20 working days, with the following information:


Copies of all documents, correspondence, meeting notes, telephone calls and emails between 1st October 2017 – 31st November 2017 in which Homeopathy has been discussed: 

1.    Between North Derbyshire CCG and NHS England

2.    Between North Derbyshire CCG and The Good Thinking Society (or their lawyer)           

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 08/05/2018

 866
All

I am writing to request information under the Freedom of Information Act relating to applications to your CCG for Continuing Care funding.
Please answer the following questions for the time period 1st April 2017 – 1st April 2018 (or the April dates from which data began to be collected e.g. April 6th) in relation to the CCG you look after.
Please supply the information in a spreadsheet (excel) format, if possible.
1. How many applications for Continuing Care funding were received by the CCG?

2. How many of those applications were successful – as in funding was either fully or partially granted?

3. How many applicants for funding (i.e. the intended recipient) died before a final decision was made on their case?

4. What was the mean time period for a decision to be made – please supply the answer in number of days.            

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 11/05/2018

 867
All

Please list all services that you have previously commissioned within the last eight financial years (since 2010/11) and no longer do related to:
a. the promotion of children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing
b. the prevention of children and young people's mental health difficulties
c. interventions for children and young people with mental health difficulties
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 15/05/2018

 868
All

In the GP Forward View, Simon Stevens, Chief Executive of NHS England promised that there would be 3,000 new, fully funded, practice-based, mental health workers by 2020.  This request is seeking evidence on the progress of this undertaking.

Please would you tell me:

1.     How much new funding has come to your CCG to fund these new mental health workers?

2.     Was this funding identified to your CCG by NHSE? If yes please supply a copy of the instruction regarding this.

3.     How many of these new, fully funded, mental health workers are in place, based in practices, in total, in your CCG?

4.     Please identify (list) the individual practices in your CCG that these new, fully funded, mental health workers are based in.

5.     Please supply your target number and the expected trajectory going forward for each year to 2020 for the number of new, fully funded practice-based mental health workers as promised in the GPFV for your CCG.

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 17/05/2018

 869
H, ND, SD

1. What was your CCG’s total attributable budget for weight management services/interventions for 2016/2017? Please break this down by:

  • Tier 1

  • Tier 2

  • Tier 3

  • Tier 4 

2. What was your CCG’s total attributable budget for weight management services/interventions for 2017/2018? Please break this down by:

  • Tier 1

  • Tier 2

  • Tier 3

  • Tier 4

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 17 May 2018

 870

SD

 

A – For the Financial Year 2017/2018
 
Could you please provide me with the details of any prescribing rebate schemes and QIPP/efficiency saving prescribing schemes active within your CCG during the financial year 2017/18?
 
Please answer the questions below:
 
1.       Primary Care Prescribing Rebate Schemes 2017/18
 
Name of Scheme Drug(s) covered Companies involved in the scheme
 
 
2.       What was the total income for the CCG from rebates during 2017/18?
 
 
3.       QIPP Prescribing Schemes 17/18
 
Name of Scheme Drug(s) covered
 
  
B – For the Financial Year 2018/2019
 
Could you please provide me with the details of any prescribing rebate schemes and QIPP/efficiency saving prescribing schemes active within your CCG for the current financial year 2018-19 (as they currently stand)?
 
1         Current Primary Care Prescribing Rebate Schemes 18/19
 
Name of Scheme Drug(s) covered Companies involved in the scheme

 
2         Current QIPP Prescribing Schemes 18/19
 
Name of Scheme Drug(s) covered

 
3. What is the current year 18/19 CCG QIPP/efficiency savings plan target?
 
4. What is the value of the prescribing element for the current year 18/19 CCG QIPP/efficiency savings plan target?

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 18 May 2018

 871

H, ND, SD

Total numbers of IFRs received for treatment at an adult national and specialist OCD service in the periods 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 AND the number of those that were successful.

Total numbers of IFRs received for treatment at a child and adolescent national and specialist OCD service in the periods 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 AND the number of those that were successful.

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 18 May 2018

 872

ND

 Please can you provide me with the name, role, email and telephone number for each of the GP Network Locality Leads within  NHS North Derbyshire CCG

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 22 May 2018

 873

All

1) Please can you advise me if your CCG is planning to commission one or more Hyper Acute Stroke Units (HASU) for your patients?

2)  Has a business case been prepared for HASUs in your area?  If so, please list any organisations who were paid to support the preparation of the business case and how much they were paid?

3) Please can you send me a copy of the business case.

4) If you already have one or more HASUs in place, please can you send me any internal or external evaluations that have taken place?

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