This policy outlines our approach to comply with the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOI) and the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 (EIRs). The legislation provides for the disclosure of information and all recorded data except personal information.
This policy will help to ensure that we use NHS money wisely, providing best value for taxpayers and accountability to our patients for the decisions we take.
The purpose of this document is to ensure that the North West Ambulance Service (NWAS), Acute Providers, Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and NHS England have a clearly defined and consistent approach to ensure the timely handover of patients arriving at hospital by preventing or reducing delays.
This policy relates to all records of information held by the organisation and applies to all staff in the trust and the non-executive directors. Managers must ensure that all staff are made aware of this document.
This document explains the North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust Anti-Fraud Bribery and Corruption policy and the steps that must be taken where Fraud, Bribery or Corruption is suspected. All employees and volunteers should be aware of the existence of this policy document
A policy for the management of contractors working on trust premises
The purpose of this procedure is to improve our services through a series of feedback mechanisms which include complaints and incidents raised by other responsible bodies