Reference 2018-755

REF:            2018-755

Subject:        Out of hours services

    

 

Request:

1)      What is the geographical patch the trust commissions GP out of hours services for and how many patients does this cover?

2)      What is the name of the current provider of GP out of hours services for this patch?

3)      How many errors and serious incidents (or equivalent) were reported to the trust relating to GP out of hours services, in the following:

  • 2017
  • 2018 (please provide the most up-to-date information possible and state up to which month this covers)

4)      How many occasions has there been no GP cover in the OOH service provided because of a lack of available GPs, in:

  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018 (please provide the most up-to-date information possible and state up to which month this covers)

5)      Please provide copies of any reports on the service’s safety that have been produced in this period.

6)      If the CCG does not collect this information, please set out how it records and evaluates the safety of the service, and provide any information collected that supports this.

 

 

Response:   

We are an Acute Trust, you will need to contact Bolton CCG.

 

Please follow the link to their public website: https://www.boltonccg.nhs.uk/