Freedom of Information

The Freedom of Information Act gives the public the right to ask for information from public authorities including the NHS. On this page you can view our publication scheme, which gives you details of information we have available on this website and where to find it.

Our publication scheme

Our freedom of information policy

How to make a Freedom of Information request:

If you need any information that is not provided in the publication scheme or have any questions about the Freedom of Information Act, please contact:

In writing:
East and north Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Lister Hospital
Coreys Mill Lane
Stevenage
Herts
SG1 4AB

By telephone: 01438 285543

By fax: 01438 284281

By email: foi.enh-tr@nhs.net

Twitter

In line with guidance from the Information Commissioner we accept FOI requests to our Twitter account @enherts.

To submit a request, send it to @enherts and state clearly ‘FOI request’. We are expected only to accept FOI requests when we know the person’s real name. If you do not have you real name on your profile, we will ask you to DM us with it.

Once we have received your request, we will acknowledge it and ask you to DM us the email address you want the response sent to.

This is in line with guidance from the Information Commissioner. You can find more information in the frequently asked questions section of the Information Commissioner’s website

Facebook

In line with guidance from the Information Commissioner we accept FOI requests that are posted on the Trust’s Facebook page wall.

To submit a request, please post on the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust page with ‘FOI request’ in the post. We will acknowledge your FOI request and ask you to message us the email address you want the response sent to.

To submit an FOI request on Facebook, you need to provide us with your real name.

This is in line with guidance from the Information Commissioner. You can find more information in the frequently asked questions section of the Information Commissioner’s website