FOI 5654-Info on Delayed transfers of care

Date: 19 September 2019 to 19 September 2022

Could the authority state how they use agencies and/or software to expedite the discharge of DTOC patients?

How much did they spend with agencies to arrange placements with care homes or home care for DTOC patients in each of the last three financial years?

Do they use Capacity Tracker or any other software of services to identify care homes or home care packages? Please state which software or services are used.

  • Request ID:
    FOI 5654
  • Category:
    Trust - Service Data
  • Response:

    Could the authority state how they use agencies and/or software to expedite the discharge of DTOC patients?

    How much did they spend with agencies to arrange placements with care homes or home care for DTOC patients in each of the last three financial years?

    Do they use Capacity Tracker or any other software of services to identify care homes or home care packages? Please state which software or services are used.

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust believe that the local authorities will be better placed to answer your request relating to discharge of DTOC patients to care homes or home care packages.  Please contact Medway Council and Kent County Council directly via their websites at: 

    Medway Council: www.medway.gov.uk

    Kent County Council: www.kent.gov.uk