FOI 4324 Neurological Referrals in Young People

 

Over the last 12 months, how many referrals have you made to other organisations for children and young people (aged under 25) to receive:

  • neurological diagnostics (e.g. EEG and telemetry),
  • Post-surgery and other neuro-rehabilitation, by category;  and
  • Behavioural assessment services, associated with neurological conditions?

The information requested in the above questions is not centrally recorded or coded and would require the pulling of healthcare records followed by further analysing by consultants.  Therefore, the cost of compliance would exceed the limit under Section 12 of the Freedom of Information Act.

  • Over the last 12 months, how many children and young people (aged under 25) have received the following directly from your organisation:
  • neurological diagnostics (e.g. EEG and telemetry),

Royal Surrey County Hospital performed 214 EEGs on children and your people (aged under 25) in the period September 2016 – August 2017.  Telemetry is not performed at the Trust.

  • Post-surgery and other neuro-rehabilitation, by category;  and
  • Behavioural assessment services, associated with neurological conditions?
  • Please provide the names of the external organisations, including NHS partners that received the majority of these referrals, including the number of referrals?
  • What was the highest, lowest and average price paid for these types of services?

The information requested in the above questions is not centrally recorded or coded and would require the pulling of healthcare records followed by further analysing by consultants.  Therefore, the cost of compliance would exceed the limit under Section 12 of the Freedom of Information Act.

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