Clinical Claims and costs (FOI_6112)

Freedom of information request details

FOI request date:

Service: Claims Management

The following information was requested:

In each of the NHSR accounting years 2018/19, 2019/20, 2020/21, 2021/22 and 2021/23, in respect of all clinical negligence schemes;

  1. The number of clinical negligence claims received during the year.
  2. The number of clinical negligence claims closed during the year.
  3. The number of clinical negligence claims closed before the issue of proceedings with no payment of damages.
  4. The number of clinical negligence claims closed before the issue of proceedings with payment of damages.
  5. In respect of the claims identified in 4, please state:
    a. The total damages paid.
    b. The total Claimant costs.
    c. The total Defendant costs.
  6. In respect of the claims identified in 4, please state:
    a. The number of claims where the damages did not exceed £25,000 and in respect of those cases:
    b. The total damages paid.
    c. The total Claimant costs.
    d. The Total Defendant costs.
  7. In respect of the Claims identified in 4, please state:
    a. The number of claims where the damages exceeded £25,000 but did not exceed £100,000 and in respect of those cases:
    b. The total damages paid.
    c. The total Claimant costs.
    d. The total Defendant costs.
  8. The number of clinical negligence claims closed after the issue of proceedings with no payment of damages.
  9. The number of clinical negligence claims closed after the issue of proceedings with payment of damages.
  10. In respect of the claims identified in 9, please state
    a. The total damages paid
    b. The total Claimant costs
    c. The total Defendant costs
  11. In respect of the claims identified in 9, please state
    a. The number of claims where the damages did not exceed £25,000 and in respect of those cases:
    b. The total damages paid.
    c. The total Claimant costs.
    d. The total Defendant costs.
  12. In respect of the claims identified in 9, please state
    a. The number of claims where the damages exceeded £25,000 but did not exceed £100,000 and in respect of those cases:
    b. The total damages paid.
    c. The total Claimant costs.
    d. The total Defendant costs.

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