Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_6946

Date Request Received: 06/01/2023 00:00:00

Date Request Replied To: 25/01/2023 00:00:00

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Request Summary: Operating Theatre

Request Category: Private Individuals

Question Number 1:
The number of operating theatres (OTs) in your Trust by type (e.g., day case, general, obstetrics etc.)
Answer To Question 1:
. 9 x general, 8 x day case and 1 x obstetrics
Question Number 2:
For each type of OT (e.g., day, general, obstetrics etc.), please provide the number of OTs:

a) With no ventilation system

b) With a 'conventional' ventilation system

c) With an Ultra Clean Ventilation (UCV) / laminar flow ventilation system

d) That are ‘Integrated’ OTs (e.g. connected by a digital control panel)
Answer To Question 2:
a) 0 b) 15 c) 3 d) OT's have BMS control
Question Number 3:
The number of OT ventilation system that were refurbished/replaced in the last 5 years. For each, please list the supplier and capital cost of the equipment
Answer To Question 3:
7 new AHU's installed for OT's in this period by Klimatherm at a capital cost of £405,245.78
Question Number 4:
For OT ventilation systems, where there is a servicing agreement, please specify:

a) Total value and duration of the servicing contract

b) Provider of the servicing contract

c) Renewal date

d) Type of agreement (e.g., framework, warranty, tender etc.)
Answer To Question 4:
Not applicable, no service contract in place for OT ventilation systems, works completed by in-house maintenance team.
Question Number 5:
Your Trust’s annual capital equipment spend on the following OT equipment, for the last 5 years

a) OT ventilation systems

b) Theatre control panels

c) Operating lights

d) Medical pendants

e) Mobile ventilation systems
Answer To Question 5:
a) £405,245.78 b) £0 c) £84,86.00 d) £0 e) £0
Question Number 6:
The annual number of surgeries performed outside of an operating theatre, for the last 5 years

a) The number of those where a mobile ventilation system was used for the same period
Answer To Question 6:
Question 6 - Zero surgeries were performed outside an operating theatre for the last 5 years
a) - Zero
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