Dear University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust,
Could you please answer the following questions with regards to this Freedom of information request.
1 Has the Trust got a special infection control policy for Corona virus other than the normal infection control policies in Trust.
2.Could you please supply me with the practice policy for nursing patients with corona virus ?
3.Has of 31st January 2020 can you please clarify if you have all Bio suits and all equipment ready to go if there is a corona virus patient admitted to hospitals within the Trust?
4.How many wards are designated as full infectious disease units within the Trust?
5.Could you please clarify how much money the Trust has spent on equipment and Bio hazard suits to use with regards to corona virus for preparation in the last 14 working days?
6.Would you expect Bank nurses to work on corona infected wards?
6.Has the Trust brought in a new mandatory training policy for corona virus infection control?

Yours faithfully,

Alison Stevens

FOI (UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS OF DERBY AND BURTON NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Ms Stevens

Thank you for your request for information; this is now being processed in accordance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

This Trust will make every effort to provide a response within the 20 working days specified by the Act. You should receive your response by 7 March 2020

Your reference number relating to this application is stated above. Please ensure you quote this when contacting us.

Kind regards

Jane Haywood

Freedom of Information Officer
University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

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FOI (UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS OF DERBY AND BURTON NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Ms Stevens

I note that there was an error in the acknowledgement sent to you by this Trust; it should have read that the response would be made by 9 March not 7 March (which was in fact a Saturday). I apologise for this error.

Kind regards

Jane Haywood

Freedom of Information Officer
University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

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FOI (UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS OF DERBY AND BURTON NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Ms Stevens

Further to your enquiry below, please find the Trust's response attached.

Kind regards

Jane Haywood

Freedom of Information Officer
University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

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