Breast Cancer Claims (FOI_6176)

Freedom of information request details

FOI request date:

Service: Claims Management

The following information was requested:

  1. The number of claims investigated by the NHSLA that included an allegation relating to delayed diagnosis and/or treatment of breast cancer for each of the following 10 financial years: 2013/14 to  2022/23.
  2. The number of claims relating to delayed diagnosis and/or treatment of breast cancer settled by the NHSLA for each of the financial years above.
  3. The amount of compensation paid on claims relating to delayed diagnosis and/or treatment of breast cancer for each of the financial years above.
  4. The largest compensation settlement paid for a single claim relating to delayed diagnosis and/or treatment of breast cancer in the history of the NHSLA and when this was settled.
  5. Average time it took to resolve a claim relating to delayed diagnosis and/or treatment of breast cancer for the years highlighted above
  6. The hospital trust with the highest number of claims relating to delayed diagnosis and/or treatment of breast cancer against it over the 10 year period covered by the financial years listed above.

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