Reference 2018-508

REF:           2018-508

Subject:       Homecare Provision

 

Request:

  1. Which homecare provider(s) do you as a Trust commission and fund for medicines where there is no ‘free of charge’ homecare provision?
  2. Which homecare provider(s) do you as an organisation utilise, which is pharmaceutical manufacturer-commissioned?
  3. Does your organisation commission homecare services for any medicines as an alternative to the pharmaceutical manufacturer’s homecare provision?
  4. Are there any homecare providers you have a policy not to work with? If yes, please select/name them
  5. In your organisation, which group has the overall responsibility for any homecare provision for your patients?
  6. In your organisation, which named individuals have the overall responsibility for any homecare provision for your patients?
  7. What are your minimum requirements for accepting a homecare provider?
  8. Do you currently have in post an operational lead for homecare services in your organisation – If so, what is their name/role?
  9. If you have an outsourced outpatient pharmacy, are they able to provide training for patients on how to self-inject for medicines administered by sub-cutaneous injection as part of their contract?

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2018-508 – FOI Request – Homecare Provision [126 kb] MS Excel