Freedom of Information disclosure log
Scottish Infected Blood Support Scheme
Through FOISA, I have it confirmed that 21 Scottish Victims registered with SIBSS have passed away between July 2017 and 31 March 2019. My FOI request is as follows:
- How many of the 21 were Haemophiliacs?
- How many of the 21 we HCV? HIV?
Dentist payments and the number of registered NHS patients for 2018-19
Please provide the details of payments made to NHS dentists for 2018-19 and the number of patients registered within NHS practices across Scotland.
NHS Scotland's overall spending on special contact lenses
I am looking to understand NHS Scotland's overall spending on special contact lenses (i.e. used to treat any irregular cornea conditions).
How much has the NHS Scotland spend annually on contact lenses by product name (i.e. Kerasoft IC), supplier name (i.e. UltraVision) and contact lens types (i.e. RGP, Soft etc) in the last 2 years covering 2016-2018?
- Could you please tell me how many patients the company Optical Express has treated on behalf of the NHS?
- I'd also like to know which procedures they have undergone and over what timescale.
- I'd also like to ask if this information could be broken down into areas of Scotland, ie X patients in NHS Highland area and so on.
- Could I also ask how much the company has been paid by the NHS for this work?
Contact email addresses for GP Practices
Please provide contact general email addresses for all surgeries in all health boards.
1. A copy of the template of the initial letter sent to patients querying their entitlement (ie: prior to a Penalty Charge Notice (PCN)).
2. A copy of any templates for follow up letters covering:
i) patients who successfully evidence their entitlement;
ii) are unable to evidence their entitlement, and are presented with a PCN;
iii) fail to reply and are issued with a PCN; and
iv) any other template.
A list of registered optician outlets in Scotland
- A list of the registered optician outlets in Scotland, their address including postcode and the amount they have claimed against each type of optical voucher in 2018.
- A list of the optometry equipment (e.g. OCTs, phoroptors etc.) and optometry equipment (e.g. edgers, tracers etc.) purchased by NHS Scotland in 2016, 2017 and 2018. Could you please break the equipment down by make, model, type, value and quantity rather than just as a total for optometry/ lab equipment?
Number of pharmacies in Scotland
- How many pharmacies there are in Scotland?
- How many are remunerated under the methadone service for the period 2017/18?
List of all pharmacies in Scotland with their current Patient Medication Record supplier
Please supply a list of all pharmacies in Scotland with address detailing their current Patient Medication Record (PMR) Supplier correct as of 1/1/19.
NSS meetings to discuss Healthcare Environmental Services
Details of any NSS meetings to discuss Healthcare Environmental Services between October and today’s date. Please include minutes of these meetings.