Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5084

Date Request Received: 31/05/2019 15:56:02

Date Request Replied To: 26/06/2019 10:39:24

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Request Summary: Acute stroke units

Request Category: Private Individuals

Question Number 1:
The following questions relate exclusively to acute stroke units run by your trust. If you have more than one stroke unit within your trust, please answer each question separately for each unit and note clearly the name of the stroke unit each individual answer refers to.

How many stroke consultant vacancies were there in each of the following years? Please express your answer in terms of whole time equivalent.
· 2017
· 2018
Answer To Question 1:

Budget for 3.0 wte
In post 2.0 wte
Third post appointed October 2017
At which point one consultant went down to 0.8 wte
Thereafter 2.8wte


Budget for 3.0wte
In post 2.8wte
Mat leave from May 2018 covered by locum
Question Number 2:
What was the whole time equivalent for band 6 and 7 nurses per 10 stroke unit beds in each of the following years?
· 2017
· 2018
Answer To Question 2:
For 2017 and 2018 there were 3 B6s and 1 B7 WTE
Question Number 3:
Did you offer a full time qualified psychologist in each of the follow years?
· 2017
· 2018
Answer To Question 3:
Clinical psychology is available to the unit but not full time
Question Number 4:
If yes, was one whole time equivalent (WTE) qualified clinical psychologist available for every 30 stroke unit beds in each of the following years?
· 2017
· 2018
Answer To Question 4:
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