Reference 2017-461

REF:            2017-461

Subject:        Sleep Apnoea devices

          

 

Request:

Which make and model of Positive Air Pressure (PAP) machines does your Trust provide to patients suffering from sleep apnoea?

  1. As standard?
  2. For any circumstances where the patient is deemed to need additional features to the standard machines your Trust provide (eg APAP, BiPAP or any other type of machine instead of CPAP)?

 

Which make and model of Positive Air Pressure (PAP) masks does your Trust provide to patients suffering from sleep apnoea?

  1. As standard?
  2. For any circumstances where the patient is deemed to need additional features to the standard masks your Trust provide?

 

From where does your Trust purchase the machines provided to patients?

  1. Direct from manufacturer?
  2. Through a third party supplier?

 

From where does your Trust purchase the masks provided to patients?

  1. Direct from manufacturer?
  2. Through a third party supplier?

 

How much does your trust pay per unit for the model(s) of PAP machines you supply?

How much does your trust pay per unit for the model(s) of PAP masks you supply?

How many new PAP machines has your Trust supplied to patients for each of your last three fiscal years?

How many patients in total does your Trust currently provide PAP machines and accessories to?

How often do you review patient use of their machine and accessories in an outpatient appointment?

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2017-461 – FOI Request – Sleep Apnoea devices [111 kb] PDF