mark cole made this Freedom of Information request to City and Hackney Teaching Primary Care Trust (PCT)
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I am a Lecturer with the University of Nottingham. I am an ex infection control nurse currently undertaking a PhD. As part of my study I am reviewing all Acute, PCT and Mental Health hand hygiene policies in NHS trusts in England. Many trusts post these on the internet and I have been able to locate about a third. Your trust is not one of them. Therefore I would like to make a request for your organisations most recent hand hygiene policy.
Dear Mr Cole,
Thank you for your Freedom of Information request received by this Office
on the 24^th October 2009.
Please note that we are currently dealing with your request and will
respond within 20 working days.
Information Governance Administrator
NHS City & Hackney
Dear Mr Cole
Thank you for your Freedom of Information request concerning hand hygiene
The Trust can provide the following information:-
The Trust does not have a separate Hand Hygiene Policy but is covered
within the Community Infection Control Policy (see attached, pages 9 -14).
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governance manager at [NHS City and Hackney request email], in the first instance. If,
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