Salisbury Foundation Trust

FOI_4780

Internal Reference Number: FOI_4780

Date Request Received: 24/12/2018 08:47:09

Date Request Replied To: 21/01/2019 09:38:40

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Request Summary: Exemptions from charging for overseas visitors / NHS Debts for charges for overseas visitors

Request Category: Charities

 
Question Number 1:
For the years 2016 and 2017 (separately) the number of individuals who were deemed exempt from charges for NHS services (including those who were deemed exempt at a later point pursuant to Regulation 6A of the 2015 Regulations) provided pursuant to:
a. Regulation 9 (f) of the 2015 Regulations in total
b. Regulation 9 (f) (i) (torture)
c. Regulation 9 (f) (ii) (female genital mutilation)
d. Regulation 9 (f) (iii) (domestic violence)
e. Regulation 9 (f) (iv) (sexual violence)
 
Answer To Question 1:
Information not held.
 
Question Number 2:
For the years 2016 and 2017 (separately) the number of individuals deemed exempt from charges pursuant to:
a. Regulation 10 (2) of the 2015 Regulations in total
b. Regulation 10 (2) (a) (IHS paid)
c. Regulation 10 (2) (b) (an exemption from the IHS applies)
d. Regulation 10 (2) (c) (a reduction or waiver from the IHS applies)
e. Regulation 10 (2) (d) (a partial refund of the IHS has been made)
 
Answer To Question 2:
Information not held.
 
Question Number 3:
For the years 2016 and 2017 (separately) the number of individuals deemed exempt from charges pursuant to 10 (2) of the 2015 Regulations for whom the relevant period is:
a. As defined under Regulation 10 (1) (a) (the period of leave granted)
b. As defined under Regulation 10 (1) (b) (extension of leave provisions)
 
Answer To Question 3:
Information not held.
 
Question Number 4:
For the years 2016 and 2017 (separately) the number of individuals deemed exempt (including those who were deemed exempt at a later point pursuant to Regulation 6 of the 2015 Regulations) from charges pursuant to:
a. Regulation 15 of the 2015 Regulations in total
b. Regulation 15 (a) and (aa) (those granted asylum and humanitarian protection and their dependents)
c. Regulation 15 (b) and (ba) (those who have applied for asylum or humanitarian protection and their dependents)
d. Regulation 15 (c) (those supported under s.95 Immigration and Asylum Act 1999)
e. Regulation 15 (d) (i) (those supported under s.4 (2) Immigration and Asylum Act 1999)
f. Regulation 15 (d) (iii) (those supported under Part 1 of the Care Act)
g. Regulation 15 (e) (a child looked after by the local authority)
 
Answer To Question 4:
Information not held.
 
Question Number 5:
For the years 2016 and 2017 (separately) the number of individuals deemed exempt from charges pursuant to Regulation 16 (1) of the 2015 Regulations in total (please include those who were deemed exempt at a later point pursuant to Regulation 6).
 
Answer To Question 5:
Information not held.
 
Question Number 6:
For the years 2016 and 2017 (separately) the number of invoices for NHS debts for overseas visitors’ charges which have been written off for accounting purposes.
 
Answer To Question 6:
2016 - None
2017 - 4 invoices
 
Question Number 7:
For the years 2016 and 2017 (separately) what was the total sum of the debt for overseas visitors’ charges that was written off for accounting purposes for each year within the Trust (at the rate charged to the Trust, that is, 75%)?
 
Answer To Question 7:
2016 £Nil
2017 £19k
 
Question Number 8:
Of the debts written off for accounting purposes at question 6 above, what was the average debt?
 
Answer To Question 8:
Please divide the amount of debt written off by the number invoices written off in each year.
 
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