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For the Record

The Express & Star contacted the Trust in relation to a public petition posted on Facebook about staff uniform called ‘Keep Dudley Group Uniform Blue’.

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The Express & Star contacted the The Dudley Group in relation to an internal Trust newsletter issued in February around the cancellation of operations due to instruments arriving late and dirty instruments being returned from the Hospital Sterilisation Decontamination Unit (HSDU).

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The Express & Star contacted the Trust following a Freedom of Information request in relation to the amount of patients (430) over the ages of 65 and 85 who were discharged from hospital at night between the hours of 10pm and 6am.

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The Express & Star contacted The Dudley Group in relation to the Trust’s financial position published in the minutes from February’s board meeting. The minutes stated that the Trust’s year to date deficit was £5m.

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The Express & Star contacted the Trust following a Freedom of Information request which showed that the Trust had spent £11.8m on agency staff in 2017.