Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5212

Date Request Received: 06/08/2019 16:34:31

Date Request Replied To: 03/09/2019 09:08:42

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Request Summary: Domestic Services

Request Category: Health

Question Number 1:
Are your domestic services currently provided by “in house” staff or by an external contractor?
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Question Number 2:
How many WTE domestic staff do you currently have?
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Question Number 3:
How many WTE domestic supervisors do you have
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Question Number 4:
Do you operate a 24 hour service?
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Question Number 5:
What % of your staff are paid according to AFC terms and conditions, and what % are paid via an external contractor (if applicable)?
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Question Number 6:
Who cleans and decontaminates your beds, mattresses and equipment?
Answer To Question 6:
Inhouse Team
Question Number 7:
Do you use HPV,UV or steam? If yes when do you use it?
Answer To Question 7:
HPV daily
Question Number 8:
How do you manage your “special cleans”?
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Question Number 9:
Do you cross charge departments for any consumables, if yes which consumables?
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Question Number 10:
How many hours a day would you allocate to cleaning an average ward of 30 beds?
Answer To Question 10:
8-10 hours per day depending on sqm2
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