20293-PAS and Taxis

1)     How much has the ambulance trust spent on private ambulances in a) 2017 and b) 2018?
 
a) 2017 – A&E 
                - Other
b) 2018 – A&E 
                - Other

2)     How much has the ambulance trust spent on taxis to transport patients to hospital in a) 2017 and b) 2018?
 
a) 2017 – A&E 
                Other
b) 2018 – A&E 
                Other

  • Reference:
    20293
  • Response:

    1)     How much has the ambulance trust spent on private ambulances in a) 2017 and b) 2018?
     
    a) 2017 – A&E £4,251,164
                    - Other (PTS) £1,519,771
    b) 2018 – A&E £6,230,549
                    - Other (PTS) £2,107,087

    2)     How much has the ambulance trust spent on taxis to transport patients to hospital in a) 2017 and b) 2018?
     
    a) 2017 – A&E £2,840
                    Other (PTS) £755,083
    b) 2018 – A&E £48,033.65
                    Other (PTS) £834,639

    Please note: The organisation uses Taxis for a number of reasons including the transport of patients and does not separately track the costs associated with the different streams

  • Area:
    Trust wide
  • Category:
    • Emergency Operations
    • Patient Transport Services and Non Emergency Services
    • Private Ambulance Services
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