Freedom of information request details
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The following information was requested on 15 February 2019:
I am interested to understand the financial implications to the NHS of patients developing pressure ulcers in the UK. I have seen other FOI requests on the subject of pressure ulcers but they do not seem to ask exactly the same information as I am requesting.
Please could you tell me for the following periods:
- Jan 1 – 31 December 2018
- Jan 1 – 31 December 2017
- Jan 1 – 31 December 2016
- Jan 1 – 31 December 2015
If NHS Resolution only reports by financial year, please supply this instead.
The number of claims received for pressure ulcers: damages paid, defence costs paid; claimant costs paid and total paid
The split of these figures by individual Trusts.
The split for these figures by different settings:
- Elderly Care
- Intensive Care
- Surgical wards
- Medical wards
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