Case Number 6566
Request Date 19/02/2019
Completion Date 01/04/2019

 

Details of the Request

I would like to request the following information from your antenatal, maternity, midwife, post-natal and family services departments.

For the financial year 2018/19 or the calendar year 2018-2019, whichever is more convenient, please provide the following information.

 

1. Do you distribute any free promotional disposable nappies (such as Pampers) or reusable nappies to parents at any services, including (but not exhaustive of) antenatal, maternity, midwife, post-natal and family services?

 

If the answer is yes to 1, please answer questions 2-7.

 

2. Which disposable or reusable nappy brand do you allow to distribute their promotional nappies?

3. Which services are they distributed at and how many parents use these facilities annually?

4. How frequently a year have these disposable or reusable nappy brands been able to distribute their promotional material at these services?

5. What is the process for allowing disposable or reusable nappy brands to distribute at your services and who signs it off?

6. Is there any remuneration for the NHS from these disposable or reusable nappy brands for distributing their promotional material?

 

Details of the Response

1. Do you distribute any free promotional disposable nappies (such as Pampers) or reusable nappies to parents at any services, including (but not exhaustive of) antenatal, maternity, midwife, post-natal and family services?

Yes, Pampers

 

2. Which disposable or reusable nappy brand do you allow to distribute their promotional nappies?

Pampers

 

3. Which services are they distributed at and how many parents use these facilities annually?

Every new mother receives 1 pack

 

4. How frequently a year have these disposable or reusable nappy brands been able to distribute their promotional material at these services?

Every day, all year round.

 

5. What is the process for allowing disposable or reusable nappy brands to distribute at your services and who signs it off?

Bounty has a contract with the Trust to distribute for Pampers

 

6. Is there any remuneration for the NHS from these disposable or reusable nappy brands for distributing their promotional material?

Yes, remuneration comes from Bounty and not from Pampers