FOI 3913-Podiatry Services

Date: 10 January 2018 to 10 January 2024

1. The services of how many podiatrists across all podiatry services were engaged by your trust in each of the following fiscal years 1) 2013-14; 2) 2014-15; 3) 2015-16; 4) Budgeted for 2016-17; all in (i) Working Time Equivalent and (ii) Headcount format

2. How many referrals were made from NHS services at your trust to private podiatric services in each of the following fiscal years 1) 2013-14; 2) 2014-15; 3) 2015-16; 4) Budgeted for 2016-17, and how much did these referrals cost the trust in each such year?

  • Request ID:
    FOI 3913
  • Category:
    Clinical - Service Activity Data
  • Response:

    1. The services of how many podiatrists across all podiatry services were engaged by your trust in each of the following fiscal years 1) 2013-14; 2) 2014-15; 3) 2015-16; 4) Budgeted for 2016-17; all in (i) Working Time Equivalent and (ii) Headcount format

    2. How many referrals were made from NHS services at your trust to private podiatric services in each of the following fiscal years 1) 2013-14; 2) 2014-15; 3) 2015-16; 4) Budgeted for 2016-17, and how much did these referrals cost the trust in each such year?

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust does not provide podiatry services, although they are provided on the Trust’s main hospital site at Medway Maritime Hospital.  The services are provided by Medway Community Healthcare.  You can contact Medway Community Healthcare at http://www.medwaycommunityhealthcare.nhs.uk/our-services/adult-services/podiatry-foot-care/