Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5475

Date Request Received: 09/01/2020 12:02:22

Date Request Replied To: 06/02/2020 10:50:58

This response was sent via: By Email

Request Summary: Sexual assault within the Trust

Request Category: Media

Question Number 1:
Please answer the following questions separately for the following financial years (i) 2015/16, (ii) 2016/17, (iii) 2017/18 and (iv) 2018-19.

1. (a) How many reports of sexual assaults on patients were recorded by you, and (b) of these how many were patients who were on mixed-sex wards?
Answer To Question 1:
a)15/16 -<5
16/17 - <5
17/18 - 0
18/19 - 0

b) Information not held
Question Number 2:
How many reports of sexual assaults on staff were recorded by you?
Answer To Question 2:
15/16 - <5
16/17 - <5
17/18 - <5
18/19 - <5
Question Number 3:
How many of the (a) patient sexual assaults and (b) staff sexual assaults were reported to the police.
Answer To Question 3:
15/16 -0
16/17 - 0
17/18 - 0
18/19 - 0
To return to the list of all the FOI requests please click here

Our staff at Salisbury District Hospital have long been well regarded for the quality of care and treatment they provide for our patients and for their innovation, commitment and professionalism. This has been recognised in a wide range of achievements and it is reflected in our award of NHS Foundation Trust status. This is afforded to hospitals that provide the highest standards of care.

Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust, Salisbury District Hospital, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 8BJ
T: 01722 336262 E:
© 2021 Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Values