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Public Health Scotland (PHS) report: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

25 Feb 2021
Public Health Scotland (PHS) report: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100133299
Date received: 7 Jan 2021
Date responded: 10 Feb 2021
Information requested

All internal and external correspondence and communications held by Scottish Government and dated between October 14 and October 28 2020 which refers to the report â€˜Discharges from NHS hospitals to care homes between 1 March and 31 May 2020’.


Please accept our sincere apologies for the delay in responding to your information request of 07 January 2021.

I enclose copies of most of the information you requested. These can be found in Annexes A and B.

Application of exemptions
A number of exemptions have been applied to the information you have requested.

The details of these exemptions can be found in Annex C.

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