OIA response: PrEP Data

Request for data about the number of Special Authority approvals that have been granted for PrEP.

17 March 2020

[name and contact details redacted] 

Dear [name redacted]

REQUEST FOR INFORMATION 

Thank you for your email of 18 February 2020, in which you have requested updated data for the number of PrEP special authority approvals between 1 July 2019 and 31 December 2019.  

The total number of patients who received approvals for PrEP each month from 1 July 2019 to 31 December 2019 is provided in Table One below.

Table One: Prep Patients: 1 July 2019 to 31 December 2019 

Total Patients with Effective Approvals

Criteria / Indication

 

 

 

As at Date

Initial application

Renewal

Specific

Pre-Approval

Grand Total

2019-07-31

420

954

 

1374

2019-08-31

390

1034

 

1424

2019-09-30

383

1105

 

1488

2019-10-31

349

1007

1

1357

2019-11-30

351

1094

1

1446

2019-12-31

336

1176

 

1512

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Yours sincerely 

Rachel Read
Policy Manager, Engagement and Implementation