Publication scheme

Our publication scheme is a guide to the information which we make publicly available.

The publications are all free electronically unless otherwise indicated.  There may be a charge for hard copies of publications.

If you require information not available through our publication scheme, please submit your request to the Freedom of Information Manager at foi@bsuh.nhs.uk.

The scheme is in seven parts, listed below.

Information categories

About BSUH NHS Trust
Location: About Us section on our website
Cost:  Free

Our hospitals
Location: Hospitals section on our website
Cost:  Free

What we do
Location: About Us section on our website
Cost:  Free

The Trust Board
Location: Board member’s profiles are available on our website
Cost:  Free

Directory of clinical services
Location: Services section on our website
Cost:  Free

Structure charts (once updated, these will be made available)
Location: About us section on our website
Cost:  Free

Annual reports and accounts information
Location: Annual reports section on our website
Cost:  Free

Trust transactions over £25,000
Location: Expenditure over £25,000 section on our website 
Cost:  Free

Standing financial instructions
Location: Governance, procedures and policies section on our website
Cost:  Free

Executive remuneration
Location: Available in our annual reports located in the Annual reports section on our website
Cost:  Free

Staff pay and grading structures
Location: Staff are paid according to national pay scales
Cost:  Free

Funding
Location: Available in our annual reports located in the Annual reports section on our website
Cost:  Free

Hospital redevelopment
Location: Hospital redevelopment section on our website
Cost:  Free

Procurement and tendering procedures
Location: Procurement section on our website
Cost:  Free

Details of contracts currently being tendered
Location: For the most up to date information on tenders requiring OJEU adverts – Tenders Electronic Daily (TED)
Cost:  Free

List and value of contracts awarded
Location: For high value tenders – Tenders Electronic Daily (TED)
Cost:  Free

Annual reports and accounts information
Location: Annual reports section on our website
Cost:  Free

Priorities
Location: What We Want To Be Known For section on our website
Cost:  Free

Annual plan
Location:  Annual reports section on our website
Cost:  Free

Hospital redevelopment
Location: Hospital redevelopment section on our website
Cost:  Free

Values and behaviours
Location: Values and behaviours section on our website
Cost:  Free

Performance against targets – Key Performance Indicators (KPI)
Location: Available in our annual reports located in Annual reports section on our website
Cost:  Free

Clinical governance
Location: Available in our annual reports located in Annual reports section on our website
Cost:  Free

Safety and quality
Location: Available in our quality accounts located in Annual reports section on our website
Cost:  Free

Care Quality Commission
Location: CQC reports section on our website
Cost:  Free

Safe staffing
Location:  Nurse staffing section on our website
Cost:  Free

Quality account
Location: Annual reports section on our website
Cost:  Free

The Trust Board
Location: Board member’s profiles are available on our website
Cost:  Free

Trust Board papers
Location: Our board section on our website
Cost:  Free

Standing orders, schemes of reservation/delegation, standing financial instructions
Location: Governance, procedures and policies section on our website
Cost:  Free

Rules of procedure
Location: Governance, procedures and policies section on our website
Cost:  Free

Patient feedback
Location: Give feedback section on our website
Cost:  Free

Hospital redevelopment
Location: Hospital redevelopment section on our website
Cost:  Free

Research and development
Location: Research section on our website
Cost:  Free

Key Trust policies
Location: Governance, procedures and policies section on our website
Cost:  Free

Patient access policy
Location: Your visit section on our website
Cost:  Free

Equality and diversity
Location: Equality, Diversity and Human Rights section on our website
Cost:  Free

Infection control
Location: Infection control section on our website
Cost:  Free

Complaints and compliments
Location: Give feedback section on our website
Cost:  Free

Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)
Location: PALS section on our website
Cost:  Free

Other policies
Location: Available from foi@bsuh.nhs.uk
Cost:  Free

Lists and registers
All lists and registers that the Trust is required to make publicly accessible are available by request from the Freedom of Information Manager
Location: Available from foi@bsuh.nhs.uk
Cost:  Free

Freedom of Information disclosure log/datasets
The Trust is currently developing this area of our publication scheme.  In the interim, information previously released through the Act can be requested from the Freedom of Information Manager.
Location: Available from foi@bsuh.nhs.uk
Cost:  Free

BSUH NHS Trust
Location: About Us section on our website
Cost:  Free

Clinical services
Location: Services section on our website
Cost:  Free

Hospitals
Location: Hospitals section on our website
Cost:  Free

Satellite clinics
Location: Other sites section on our website
Cost:  Free

Patients and visitors
Location: Your visit section on our website
Cost:  Free

Patient information leaflets
Location: Leaflet directory section on our website
Cost:  Free

Freedom of Information
Location: Freedom of Information section on our website
Cost:  Free

Health records – Subject Access Requests
Location: Subject Access Records section on our website
Cost:  See page for details

Complaints and compliments
Location:Give feedback section on our website
Cost:  Free

Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)
Location: PALS section on our website
Cost:  Free

Working and learning at BSUH NHS Trust
Location: Work and learn section on our website
Cost:  Free

Work experience
Location: Work experience section on our website
Cost:  Free

Library and knowledge service
Location: Library and knowledge service section on our website
Cost:  Free

Nurseries
Location: Nurseries section on our website
Cost:  Free

Select private healthcare
Location: Private patients section on our website
Cost:  Free