Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5861

Date Request Received: 28/09/2020 09:23:06

Date Request Replied To: 29/09/2020 13:04:11

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Request Summary: Use of identifiable uniforms within Trusts

Request Category: Private Individuals

Question Number 1:
Could you please send me information regarding the colours of staff uniform which signify their position and/or the section in which they work. (Colour of tunic/shirt, colour bands etc)
Answer To Question 1:
Our clinical uniform colours:
Navy with white piping - Ward Sisters
Silver with white piping - Non ward based nursing Staff
Blue - Registered Nurses
Green - Health Care Assistants
Burgundy - Allied Health Professionals
Navy with red piping - Matrons and Heads of Nursing
Red with navy piping - Director of Nursing and Deputy
Question Number 2:
Could you also please send me a copy of your Trust’s uniform policy.
Answer To Question 2:
Policy can be found through this link -,ccdf55c5-6723-419f-823d-bae8a8708f47
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