FOI 4584-Paediatric dental waiting times

Date: 28 March 2018 to 28 March 2021

Request- March 2018

Could you please provide the following information relating to general anaesthesia (GA) paediatric dental waiting times for children under 18 in hospitals managed by the Trust:

  1. Total number of children currently on your waiting lists and for each of the past five years. Please also break this data down by age e.g. age 1, age 2 etc.
  2. Average waiting time from referral by year for each of the past 5 years.
  3. Total number of children who have waited more than 6 months currently and for each of the past five years. Please also break this data down by age e.g. age 1, age 2 etc.
  • Request ID:
    FOI 4584
  • Category:
    Patient - Activity Data
  • Response:

    Response March 2018

    Could you please provide the following information relating to general anaesthesia (GA) paediatric dental waiting times for children under 18 in hospitals managed by the Trust:

    • Total number of children currently on your waiting lists and for each of the past five years. Please also break this data down by age e.g. age 1, age 2 etc.
    • Average waiting time from referral by year for each of the past 5 years.
    • Total number of children who have waited more than 6 months currently and for each of the past five years. Please also break this data down by age e.g. age 1, age 2 etc.

     

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust confirm that the Trust do not provide dedicated dental services. These services are provided by the Queen Victoria NHS Foundation Trust, who can be contacted via their website at:  http://www.qvh.nhs.uk/