Reference 2018-610

REF:           2018-610

Subject:       Extra beds for winter

 

Request:

I would like to know:

a) Has the trust made any assessment of how many extra beds it will need to cope with demand this winter (and if so, how many)

b) Will the trust be increasing its bed stock as appropriate to meet the increased level of demand

c) If so, has this been costed (please include financial estimates where possible/relevant)

 

 

Response:

Has the trust made any assessment of how many extra beds it will need to cope with demand this winter? If so, how many? Yes – 26 extra beds
Will the trust be increasing its bed stock as appropriate to meet the increased level of demand? Yes
If so, has this been costed (please include financial estimates where possible/relevant)? Yes – £800k

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