Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5067

Date Request Received: 21/05/2019 14:16:40

Date Request Replied To: 28/06/2019 11:52:23

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Request Summary: Cleaning methods used for theatre disinfection

Request Category: Private Individuals

Question Number 1:
What cleaning methods does the Trust currently use for room and theatre disinfection?
Answer To Question 1:
Bleaching tablets
Question Number 2:
Does the Trust employ an external cleaning company, and if so who is this?
Answer To Question 2:
Question Number 3:
Does the Trust currently have UVC machines for decontamination? If so, how many units and which supplier/ manufacturer?
Answer To Question 3:
We have 2 Bioquell units
Question Number 4:
When were these purchased or rented, and when are the contracts due to expire?
Answer To Question 4:
Purchased within 12 months, currently under warranty
Question Number 5:
Are there any tenders outstanding for either UVC or Vaporised Hydrogen Peroxide (HPV) and what are the closing dates?
Answer To Question 5:
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