24066 - 2019 - Freedom to Speak Up Guardians

When were Freedom to Speak Up Guardians first established at East of England Ambulance Service.

How many concerns, in total, have been raised with your trust’s Freedom to Speak Up Guardians (and Champions or equivalent) since they were first established?

Please give a broad breakdown of the types of concerns raised, including patient safety concerns and concerns about bullying and harassment.

Please advise how many Freedom To Speak Up Guardians (or Champions, or equivalent) have resigned, and when.

Please disclose whether the National Freedom To Speak Up Guardian’s Office has been in contact with the trust about the possibility of undertaking a case review, and if so, when this contact took place.

  • Reference:
    24066
  • Response:
    When were Freedom to Speak Up Guardians first established at East of England Ambulance Service.
    March 2016

    How many concerns, in total, have been raised with your trust’s Freedom to Speak Up Guardians (and Champions or equivalent) since they were first established?
    As this is publicly available via the National Guardians Website, the Trust will not be providing this information here under exemption s.21 of the Freedom of Information Act.

    Please give a broad breakdown of the types of concerns raised, including patient safety concerns and concerns about bullying and harassment.
    As this is publicly available via the National Guardians Website, the Trust will not be providing this information here under exemption s.21 of the Freedom of Information Act.

    Please advise how many Freedom To Speak Up Guardians (or Champions, or equivalent) have resigned, and when.
    Zero.

    Please disclose whether the National Freedom To Speak Up Guardian’s Office has been in contact with the trust about the possibility of undertaking a case review, and if so, when this contact took place.
    In 2018, the NGO contacted all Trusts indicating the launch of the case review processes.

  • Area:
    Trust wide
  • Category:
    Risk and Governance
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