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Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism

Freedom of information request details

FOI request date:

Service: Claims Management

The following information was requested on 11 March 2019:

Please send me the answers to the following questions:

  1. How many hospital negligence claims have been made against individual NHS Trusts relating to deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism (blood clots) in the last five financial years?
  2. Of the legal claims referred to in question 1, how much money has been paid to those who have brought claims against the Trust?
  3. Please break down the data to questions 1 and 2 by hospital.

I would like the above information to be provided to me in electronic format. If this request is too wide or unclear, I would be grateful if you could contact me. If any of this information is already in the public domain, please can you direct me to it, with page references and URLs if necessary.

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