Information Privacy

Information Privacy - Western Sydney Local Health District

Disclosure Log

 
The disclosure log of formal access applications is a record containing details of WSLHD information already released under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009.  A disclosure log is part of the open access information that agencies are required to make publicly available and is a requirement under Section 25 of the GIPA Act.

The disclosure log is intended to provide access to information for people who want the same or similar information as previous applicants, and would otherwise have to make formal access applications. Requests for personal information are not included in the disclosure log.  Some information that has been released under the GIPA Act may be provided in summary format only in this disclosure log.

The table below details the access applications received, the decision made on information release and how the information can be accessed.  If this information is not provided electronically below, interested parties may access copies of the information listed by contacting the Right to Information Coordinator on 8860 2550 or via email WSLHD-GIPA@health.nsw.gov.au.

Please note that this disclosure log lists the information requested at that time and may not be the most up to date version of the information.

 

Internal
Reference
Number
Date of
Decision      
Description of
information          
Type of
Release
Information Available
To the public
 WS16/24323
10-Nov-2016
Information relating to physical assaults on security and staff at WSLHD hospitals since July 1, 2014.
Partial access
All released information available.
For access please email us. 
 WS16/24503 10-Oct-2016 Information in relation to Acute Coronary Syndrome statistics in WSLHD from June 2015 to June 2016
Full access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS16/24322 04-Oct-2016 Information in relating to child obesity and bariatric surgery involving children. Partial access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS16/17787 13-Jul-2016 Information about Westmead Emergency Department presentation with mental health issues on triage (not discharge). Already available Emergency Department data, in relation to all WSLHD hospitals can be accessed through the Bureau of Health Information (BHI) website at http://www.bhi.nsw.gov.au
 WS16/13953 21-Jun-2016 Information in relation to the total number of assaults reported in Blacktown and Westmead Hospitals involving patients, visitors and all staff for financial years and part financial year periods;
  • July 1, 2015 - December 31, 2015
  • 2014-2015
  • 2013-2014
  • 2012-2013
Partial access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS16/2986 19-Apr-2016 Documents in relation to a list of projects PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has undertaken in WSLHD and the value in dollar terms for the 2015 calendar year.
Documents relating to the procurement process undertaken by WSLHD.
Full access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS15/32392 29-Oct-2015 Documents in relation to incidents of theft or fraud since 1 January 2014 Partial access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS15/31434 28-Sep-2015 Information in relation to Acute Coronary Syndrome statistics in WSLHD from June 2014 to June 2015 Full access Available online

Link to released information:
 WS15/28260 04-Sep-2015 Documents in relation to GIPA Act application from Humane Research Australia received by WSLHD Partial access Released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS15/1851 23-Feb-2015 Information in relation to maternity adverse events that occurred in the WSLHD in 2014 Partial access Available online

Links to released information:
 WS14/8047 28-Jan-2015 Information in relation to the WSLHD's animal experimentation ethics committee regarding research involving transplantation to baboons and whole organ transplants. Full access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS14/1778 19-Nov-2014 Information in relation to cyclists being treated at Westmead, Auburn and Blacktown Mt Druitt Hospital major trauma units from 1 January 2011 to 23 September 2014 Full access Available online

Links to released information:
 WS14/1235 29-Jul-2014 Documents in relation to operational procedures and proper patient care standards for obstetricians and midwives in the maternity ward that was in operation in 1994 at Westmead Hospital.
Information in relation to medical negligence claims against Westmead Hospital pertaining to negligence in childbirth and monitoring pregnancy from 1 July to 30 June 2014.
Full access Available online

Links to released information:

 WS14/535 02-Apr-2014 Information in relation to statistics on patients aged 12-25 with Mental Health illness in Blacktown Full access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS14/85 20-Feb-2014 Information in relation to the treatment of transient ischaemic attacks, stroke, clinical handover & radiology reporting timeframes. Full access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS13/378 27-Nov-2013 Information in relation to adverse maternity events in 2012   All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS13/198 19-Jul-2013 Information and hospital protocols in relation to safety procedures for enema administration Partial access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS13/186 24-Jul-2013  Information in relation to the Homicide Victims Support Group   All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS13/163 03-Jul-2013 Access to the Service Agreement, finance and performance reports and asset managment plans for Western Sydney Local Health District Full access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS13/156 24-Jun-2013 Information in relation to specialist waiting times in specific speciality areas at Blacktown and Westmead Hospitals Full access Available online

Links to released information:

WS13/140   Documents in relation to compensation rights and entitlements through Uniform Civil Procedure Rules   All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS13/139 25-May-2013 Information regarding assaults in Western Sydney Local Health District Emergency Departments Full access Available online

Links to released information:

WS13/127 11-Jun-2013 Information in relation to all data for Western Sydney Local Health District for a subset of the KPIs and Service measures as contained in the NSW Health Performance Framework Partial access All released information available.
For access please email us.
 WS13/123   Information in relation to Legionella testing from July 2012 until August 2012   Available online

Links to released information:

WS13/42 27-Feb-2013 Wound infection information related to Westmead Hospital Full access Available online

Links to released information: