Bariatrics

Reference: 

832

Request detail: 

I should like to request the following information on the cost and payments of callouts made by local NHS Trusts to your authority between the dates of January 2017 and January 2018.

In particular I want to find out:

How many callouts your fire service had in the last year (January 2017 – January 2018) to assist hospitals/ ambulances/ paramedics to move obese people
The amount the fire service was paid by hospital trusts to move obese people (broken down into individual callouts)

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request.

How many callouts your fire service had in the last year (January 2017 – January 2018) to assist hospitals/ ambulances/ paramedics to move obese people

Under Section 21 of the Freedom of Information Act this information is already accessible by other means and is published on our website. Please follow this link to access the information:  

https://www.shropshirefire.gov.uk/bariatric-rescues

The amount the fire service was paid by hospital trusts to move obese people (broken down into individual callouts)

Nil

Information Released: 

Yes

Received: 

Saturday, 15 September, 2018

Responded: 

Monday, 17 September, 2018

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