Salisbury Foundation Trust

FOI_5079

Internal Reference Number: FOI_5079

Date Request Received: 30/05/2019 09:44:41

Date Request Replied To: 26/06/2019 10:38:31

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Request Summary: Glaucoma

Request Category: Companies








 
Question Number 1:
Can you please confirm the number of patients that you saw in 2016/2017, 2017/2018, and 2018/2019 for each of the following:

- Total Ophthalmology monitoring/follow-up appointments
- New glaucoma diagnosis appointments
- Routine glaucoma monitoring/follow-up appointments
- Urgent glaucoma monitoring/follow-up appointments
 
Answer To Question 1:
See attachedFOI 5079 - Glaucoma.xlsx
 
Question Number 2:
Please confirm how many patients are currently under the care of the hospital trust for the monitoring of their glaucoma
 
Answer To Question 2:
2274
 
Question Number 3:
Please confirm how many of the glaucoma patients under your care are classified as:
Routine/Stable
Urgent/non-stable
 
Answer To Question 3:
Our patients are not risk stratified into groups with these specific titles
 
Question Number 4:
Of the patients seen for glaucoma within the last 12 months, can you please confirm how many patients:

- Were seen on or within 2 weeks of their review date.
- Were seen within 2-4 weeks of their review date.
- Were seen within 1-3 months of their review date.
- Were seen within 3-6 months of their review date.
- Were seen within 6-12 months of their review date.
- Were seen, but over 12 months of their review date.
- Were not seen, and were over 12 months from their review date.
- Were not seen, as they were not due their review appointment yet.
 
Answer To Question 4:
Question 4:
Of the patients seen for glaucoma within the last 12 months, can you please confirm how many patients:

- Were seen on or within 2 weeks of their review date >> 809 patients
- Were seen within 2-4 weeks of their review date >> 391 patients
- Were seen within 1-3 months of their review date >> 1534 patients
- Were seen within 3-6 months of their review date >> 319 patients
- Were seen within 6-12 months of their review date >> 44 patients
- Were seen, but over 12 months of their review date >> 0
- Were not seen, and were over 12 months from their review date >> 12 patients
- Were not seen, as they were not due their review appointment yet >> 506 patients
 
Question Number 5:
Please confirm how many glaucoma patients are currently outstanding their review appointment on the following basis:

- Currently between 0-1 month past their scheduled review date.
- Currently between 1-3 months past their scheduled review date.
- Current between 3-6 months past their scheduled review date.
- Currently between 6-12 months past their scheduled review date.
- Currently over 12 months past their scheduled review date.
- Are currently past their review date, but you are not certain of how far past their review date the patient is.
 
Answer To Question 5:
- Currently between 0-1 month past their scheduled review date. 130
- Currently between 1-3 months past their scheduled review date. 168
- Current between 3-6 months past their scheduled review date. 217
- Currently between 6-12 months past their scheduled review date. 6
- Currently over 12 months past their scheduled review date. 1
- Are currently past their review date, but you are not certain of how far past their review date the patient is. 0
 
Question Number 6:
Please confirm where you are paid by your CCG(s) on a block contract, on a tariff payment per episode basis, or on an alternative payment method for glaucoma services. If you are paid on an alternative method, please provide details.
 
Answer To Question 6:
Paid on a tariff payment per outpatient attendance
 
Question Number 7:
Please confirm the patient pathway in your trust for Glaucoma Diagnosis and Glaucoma Monitoring within your service?
 
Answer To Question 7:
See attachedGlaucoma Diagnosis and Monitoring Pathway.pdf
 
Question Number 8:
Please confirm whether this service the patient pathway in your trust for Glaucoma Diagnosis and Glaucoma Monitoring is delivered wholly by staff employed by your hospital trust, or whether this is partially or wholly delivered by another provider. If this is delivered by another provider, please also confirm:
What proportion is delivered by other providers.
Who is the provider delivering this service on your behalf?
Where is this service delivered?
What elements of the service do they deliver? Is this the diagnostics only, consultant oversight, treatment or all elements.
 
Answer To Question 8:
Wholly delivered by the Trust
 
Question Number 9:
Please confirm the address of all locations that the service the patient pathway in your trust for Glaucoma Diagnosis and Glaucoma Monitoring is delivered from.
 
Answer To Question 9:
Salisbury District Hospital, Warminster Community Hospitial, Westminster Memorial Hospital Shaftesbury
Please see attachments:
FOI 5079 - Glaucoma.xlsx
Glaucoma Diagnosis and Monitoring Pathway.docx
Glaucoma Diagnosis and Monitoring Pathway.pdf
 
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