Please detail the following for each of the hospitals in your trust, stating which hospital the details relate to:
1) In the calendar year 2015,
a) Please state how much medicine was discarded by the hospital due to being passed its expiry date? (please say what the medicine was and how much was thrown away (defined by weight)) See spreadsheet below. Please note that the Trust does not collate this information on a weight basis.
b) Please state the cost of this discarded medicine. See second tab of the spreadsheet below for total cost figures for each year requested.
c) Please state how much equipment was discarded by the hospital due to being passed its expiry date (please say what the equipment was, including but not limited to items such as bandages or needles, and how many of each item were thrown away) This information is not collated centrally by the Trust.
d) Please state the cost of this discarded equipment. N/A
a – d) Same for 2014. N/A
a – d) Same for 2013 N/A