Reference 2018-14

REF:           2018-14

Subject:       Bariatric equipment




I wish to know how much your trust has spent on specialist equipment for bariatric patients (patients over 160kg) during the last three years?

Please give a breakdown of the type of specialist bariatric equipment used by the trust and the amounts spent, split between Rental Expenditure and Purchased Equipment?


    • If equipment used is on a Rental basis, please specify if this was under a contract basis or ad hoc?
    • If under contract, when is this due for renewal?
    • If known, who is the contract with?

How many bariatric beds does the Trust own?

How many bariatric patients have been admitted to your hospital/hospitals during the past 12 & 24 months for all procedures?




Please find information attached.

2018-14 – FOI request – Bariatric equipment [109 kb] PDF