Translation and Interpretation FOI Requests

  1. Total cost of interpreting services in the last 2 years and the number of requests made

     Total cost of translation services in the last 2 years and the number of requests made

     Total cost of BSL interpreting in the last 2 years and the number of requests made

 2017/18

2018/19

£96,264

£239,971

     Please note the figures above are inclusive of VAT     

Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust formally acquired Liverpool Community Health NHS Trust on 1 April 2018.

     Please note this figure is for both interpreters, translation services and BSL combined.

 

  1. Hourly cost of face to face interpreting services

     £23 per hour

  1. Cost per minute of telephone interpreting services

     50p per minute

  1. Breakdown of the top 10 most popular languages

Language breakdown

  1. How many video interpreting sessions were made last year for all languages, including British Sign Language?

 

  1. Can you please provide details of your current provider(s) (company name, date contract was awarded)?

     Language Line - 15 December 2017.

  1. When are your current language service contracts with your incumbent(s) due to end?

     31 December 2020.

  1. Please can you provide the name, job title, email address and contact number for the person(s) responsible

     For awarding any contracts relating to these services

     For managing the day to day running of the services

     Kate Jones, Equality & Inclusion Lead, kate.jones3@merseycare.nhs.uk

 

Translation services.