Waiting list for forensic psychiatry services (Waikato)

JustSpeak made this Official Information request to Waikato District Health Board

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From: JustSpeak

Dear Waikato District Health Board,

I am writing to request information regarding the waiting lists for prisoners requiring inpatient treatment through the Waikato Regional Forensic Service.

Specifically, I would like to know:
-the total number of prisoners placed on the waiting list for inpatient services during the course of the most recent year you have records for;
-the length of time, in days, each prisoner spent on the waiting list.

Yours faithfully,

Megan Rae

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From: Donna Straiton
Waikato District Health Board

Hi Megan

I acknowledge receipt of your OIA request which will be responded to within 20 working days.



Donna Straiton | Personal Assistant to Chief Executive | Waikato District Health Board | p +64 7 834 3638 | f +64 7 834 3606 | m 021 369 884 | e [email address]

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From: Carolyne Grainger
Waikato District Health Board

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Good morning,


Please find attached a response to your request of 26 January.


Kind regards




Carolyne Grainger|PA to the Executive Director & Director of Clinical
Services/DAMHS|Mental Health and Addictions Service|Health Waikato

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