Reference 2017-695

REF:            2017-695

Subject:        Private income

 

Request:

I write under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information.

Firstly, please indicate the total annual income your Trust has received from private patients by financial year since 1 April 2010 and up to 1 October 2017 (Q1 and Q2 2017/18). Please also indicate what percentage the annual income from private patients has been as a percentage of total income your Trust has received in each of those financial years.

Secondly, please indicate the number of private patients your Trust has treated by financial year since 1 April 2010 and up to 1 October 2017 (Q1 and Q2 2017/18). Please also indicate what percentage this is of all patients treated by your Trust in each of those financial years.

Thirdly, please provide details of any investment your Trust has made in facilities to treat private patients since 1 April 2010.

 

 

Response:

Firstly, please indicate the total annual income your Trust has received from private patients by financial year since 1 April 2010 and up to 1 October 2017 (Q1 and Q2 2017/18). Please also indicate what percentage the annual income from private patients has been as a percentage of total income your Trust has received in each of those financial years. Under section 21: Information already accesible

 

This exemption applies if the information requested is already accessible to the requester. You could apply this if you know that the requester already has the information, or if it is already in the public domain.

 

Please visit our public website: http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/?s=private+patients

Were you will find 19 responses about private patient or income(using the search criterion “private patients”), which provide answers to the information requested.

 

Also you can find more information in our Publication Scheme, section 2a, annual accounts:

http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/about-us/freedom-of-information/publication-scheme/

Secondly, please indicate the number of private patients your Trust has treated by financial year since 1 April 2010 and up to 1 October 2017 (Q1 and Q2 2017/18). Please also indicate what percentage this is of all patients treated by your Trust in each of those financial years.
Thirdly, please provide details of any investment your Trust has made in facilities to treat private patients since 1 April 2010.