Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5476

Date Request Received: 10/01/2020 08:41:13

Date Request Replied To: 10/03/2020 10:35:36

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Request Summary: Insourcing

Request Category: Private Individuals

Question Number 1:
Do you insource any clinical services and which ones?
Answer To Question 1:
Children's Outpatients: We insource some children’s nurse specialist roles (CF and Oncology) from Virgin Care.

Endoscopy: We insource Endoscopy lists

Orthopaedics: LLP elective activity
Question Number 2:
o you have a contract with any company and who is that and for which insourcing services?
Answer To Question 2:
Children's Outpatients: There is a SLA in place for this arrangement.

Endoscopy: Contract with 18 weeks support and Id medical provide endoscopists for the working week

Orthopaedics LLP: Information not held.
Question Number 3:
Did you procure this under any current framework and if so which one?
Answer To Question 3:
Children's Outpatients: Information not held.

Endoscopy: NHS SBS

Orthopaedics LLP: Information not held.
Question Number 4:
How is this charged for by the third party service provider per patient/per tariff
Answer To Question 4:
Children's Outpatients: Block basis

Endoscopy: Sessional rate

Orthopaedics LLP: The trust is currently invoiced per patient activity
Question Number 5:
Are you currently being charged below, on or above NHS tariff?
Answer To Question 5:
Children's Outpatients: Charge is not based on tariff

Endoscopy: Charge is not based on tariff

LLP: Information not held.
Question Number 6:
Do you use substantively employed Trust staff to delivery all or part of the insourced service?
Answer To Question 6:
Children's Outpatients: We do not use trust employed staff to deliver specialist nursing roles for CF or Oncology

Endoscopy: One of the Trust's nurses has to be on-site, otherwise staffed by Supplier

LLP: This work is performed outside of any substantive contract.
Question Number 7:
The total number of procedures completed by each supplier (named) in the following categories:
• Endoscopy
• Ophthalmology
• Neurology
• Dermatology
• All Other
Answer To Question 7:
Childrens Outpatients: Not available

Endoscopy: Approx. 1,000 procedures per year

LLP: Approx. 170 procedures
Question Number 8:
The total spend completed by each supplier (named) per service area
Answer To Question 8:
Children's Outpatients: See answer to Q9

Endoscopy: See answer to Q9

LLP: See answer to Q9
Question Number 9:
Please give an annual breakdown per annum of insourcing services per service area:
• 15/16
• 16/17
• 17/18
• 18/19
Answer To Question 9:
Children's Outpatients: 2015-16 £Nil. 2016-17 £50k, 2017-18 £88k. 2018-19 £109k

Endoscopy: 2015-16 £Nil, 2016-17 £69k, 2017-18 £559K, 2018-19 £326k

LLP: 2015-16 £381k, 2016-17 £251k, 2017-18 £212k, 2018-19 £316k
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