Reference 2017-524

REF:            2017-524

Subject:        Overseas visitors

 

 

Request:

  1. How many Overseas Manager does the Trust employ?
  2. Approximately and in total, how many new patients are seen weekly in outpatients clinics in your hospital? Please exclude review patients.
  3. On average, how many patients are admitted as an emergency from A&E every week in your hospital?

 

 

Response:

How many Overseas Manager does the Trust employ? One.
Approximately and in total, how many new patients are seen weekly in outpatients clinics in your hospital? Please exclude review patients. In total for the last financial year there were an average of  15,000 first attendances seen in each month of the year equating to some 180,219 in that year.
On average, how many patients are admitted as an emergency from A&E every week in your hospital? There are on average 2,229 A&E attendances on any given week with an average conversion rate of 22.37% resulting in an average 500 emergency admissions via the department every week.