Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5363

Date Request Received: 24/10/2019 09:36:59

Date Request Replied To: 18/11/2019 09:29:36

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Request Summary: Peripheral IV Cannula and Midlines

Request Category: Companies

Question Number 1:
Please could you kindly advise which departments and healthcare professionals within your Trust use ultrasound to support the insertion of peripheral IV cannula?
Answer To Question 1:
Question Number 2:
Please could you also advise if you purchase midlines and if so:
What brand(s) of midline do you purchase?
Answer To Question 2:
Question Number 3:
What volume do you purchase on an annual basis?
Answer To Question 3:
134 single units
Question Number 4:
Who are the main clinicians responsible within your Trust for the insertion of Midlines?
Answer To Question 4:
Anaesthetists insert the majority of midlines and a few midlines are inserted by respiratory consultants.

Question Number 5:
Please could you also advise if you purchase a midline procedure pack and if so:
a) What is the content of the Midline insertion pack that you purchase?
b) What volume do you purchase on an annual basis?
Answer To Question 5:
a) Content list can be found by using Ref. nos. of Packs P6154118, P6154208, P6254118 & P6254208, which is used by our hospital.
b) 134 single units
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