Case Number 4549
Request Date 06/01/2016
Completion Date 18/01/2016

 

Details of the Request

I would like some further information on your trusts provision of equipment/apparatus for overweight/bariatric patients over the past 3 financial years.

I am looking specifically for detail of spend on Bariatric equipment consisting (however not limited to) hoists, beds, pressure care mattresses, chairs, wheelchairs.

 

1) Could you please tell me your trusts NHS Spend on all Bariatric Equipment Rental/Lease in the past 3 years?

  • 2014-15
  • 2013-14
  • 2012-13

 

2) Could you please tell me your trusts NHS Spend on capital purchasing of Bariatric Equipment in the past 3 years?

  • 2014-15
  • 2013-14
  • 2012-13

 

3) What is your current contractual status if any, if so, who is this with, what is the term of the contract including renewal date? If not under contract, how is this service provided, for example, is this simply on an Ad Hoc basis?

 

Details of the Response

1) Could you please tell me your trusts NHS Spend on all Bariatric Equipment Rental/Lease in the past 3 years?

2014-15 £22,262
2013-14 £43,378
2012-13 £ 4,807

All figures + VAT

 

2) Could you please tell me your trusts NHS Spend on capital purchasing of Bariatric Equipment in the past 3 years?

2014-15 £340
2013-14 £6,595
2012-13 £11,980

All figures + VAT

 

3) What is your current contractual status if any, if so, who is this with, what is the term of the contract including renewal date? If not under contract, how is this service provided, for example, is this simply on an Ad Hoc basis?

The Trust is currently utilising the East of England NHS Collaborative Procurement Hub’s Framework Agreement that expires on the 16/11/16.