Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5294

Date Request Received: 16/09/2019 09:29:10

Date Request Replied To: 10/10/2019 09:11:24

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Request Summary: Contract details for pressure area care mattresses

Request Category: Companies

Question Number 1:
Is Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust currently under contract with regards to pressure area care mattresses? If so with who?
Answer To Question 1:
Yes, under contract with Linet for the ITU beds. The rest of the Trust APS’ are maintained in-house
Question Number 2:
When is this contract due to end?
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Question Number 3:
How many mattresses are in the contract?
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Question Number 4:
Is this a rental or a purchase contract?
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Question Number 5:
Does the contract cover the servicing of these?
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Question Number 6:
Does this contract cover bariatric as well?
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Question Number 7:
Does the contract include beds?
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Question Number 8:
If not who is this contract held with?
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Question Number 9:
How many static (foam) mattresses on average does Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust purchase in a year?
Answer To Question 9:
60 on average
Question Number 10:
Which manufacturers products do you use and Is this under contract? Who is the main Tissue Viability Nurse for the Trust?
Answer To Question 10:
Clinical Nurse Specialist Sister - Name is personal information
Trust standard statics are manufactured by Invacare
Question Number 11:
Who is the main Procurement Manager for Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Answer To Question 11:
The contract manager's personal details are personal information (as such we have applied Section 40, as detailed in attached Refusal Notice) but they are contactable at
Question Number 12:
Who would manage the procurement of mattresses within the trust?
Answer To Question 12:
Procurement Manager
Question Number 13:
Does the Trust receive any decontamination service for beds and mattresses?
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Question Number 14:
If so with who?
Answer To Question 14:
Some in house, some with Talley
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