Hand Hygiene

mark cole made this Freedom of Information request to Suffolk Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

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Dear Sir/Madame

I am a lecturer with the University of Nottingham and an ex infection control nurse.

I am undertaking a PhD and as a part of this am examining the Hand Hygiene policies of all Acute, PCT and Mental Health Trusts in England

Through general internet searching I have been acquire about 30% of these policies. Your organisation is not one of these.

Therefore I would like to request your trusts most recent hand hygiene policy. An e-mail attachment would be great.

Kind Regards

Mark Cole
Lecturer
University of Nottingham
C/O Grantham & District Hospital

Telephone 01476 565232

Collins Veronica \(RT6\) SMHP, Suffolk Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

I am now out of the office until Monday 26th October. If your enquiry
is urgent please contact the corporate office on 01473 329603

Collins Veronica (RT6) SMHP, Suffolk Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

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<<Infection Control Policy.pdf>> Dear Mr Cole,

Thank you for your email requesting information under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.

Our Policies are freely available to the public via our website but I
have attached a copy of our Infection Control policy (incorporating hand
hygiene guidance) to this email for your convenience.

Yours sincerely

Veronica Collins
PA to Robert Bolas,
Deputy Chief Executive/Director of Nursing
Tel : 01473 329775

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Dear Collins Veronica (RT6) SMHP,

I have the information, many thanks

Yours sincerely,

mark cole

Dear Collins Veronica (RT6) SMHP,

I have the information

Yours sincerely,

mark cole