Reference 2019-377

REF:            2019-377

Subject:        Overseas visitor invoices over £10,000




Please detail each instance between April 2014 and March 2019 (i.e. within the financial years 2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018/19) when an invoice was raised for an overseas visitor for treatment which exceeded £10,000.00. In each instance, please provide:

  1. The total amount of the invoice
  2. The medical speciality (or specialities) involved. e.g. Maternity, renal, oncology, etc.
  3. The financial year in which the invoice was raised
  4. The amount paid off by the patient, patient’s family, friends or associates to date
  5. Whether any amount from the original invoice has been written off by the Trust. If so, the amount written off and when (financial year) that amount or amounts were written off


If it does not breach NHS patient confidentiality rules, please can you also state for each invoice:

  1. The nationality of the patient (i.e. where they were deemed to be ordinarily resident). If this is not possible please state EU / non-EU.
  2. The broad age range of the patient at the time of treatment (eg under 18, 18 – 34, 35 – 60, over 60)
  3. The gender of the patient




Please find information attached.

2019-377 – FOI request – Overseas visitor invoices over £10,000 [119 kb] PDF