Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5196

Date Request Received: 31/07/2019 16:56:10

Date Request Replied To: 27/08/2019 09:08:02

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Request Summary: Communications department

Request Category: Private Individuals

Question Number 1:
The job title of the most senior person in the Communications Department?
Answer To Question 1:
Head of Communications
Question Number 2:
Number of whole time equivalent members of staff are there in the Communications Department?
Answer To Question 2:
Question Number 3:
Total pay budget for the Communications Department?
Answer To Question 3:
Question Number 4:
Total non-pay budget for the Communications Department?
Answer To Question 4:
Question Number 5:
Average open rates for staff email bulletins
Answer To Question 5:
Data is not collected for every staff e-newsletter or bulletin. The average rate for opening 'Pulse' (weekly all staff circular) is 5,000 and the CEO weekly message is 4,500.
Question Number 6:
Total annual attendance figures at internal staff briefings in 2018/19 (specifically briefings that were organised by the Communications Department)
Answer To Question 6:
This data is not currently collected.
Question Number 7:
Which of the following does the Communications Department report to the Board on a regular basis (yes or no answer):
-Media coverage
-Social media activity
-Website activity
-Intranet activity
-Internal email open rates
-Attendance at staff briefings
-Video views
-Internal campaign performance
Answer To Question 7:
Corporate Communications currently reports highlights of all monthly activities to the Board, via OD & People report.
Question Number 8:
The % hand hygiene compliance at the trust in 2018/19
Answer To Question 8:
We do not have the figure for 2018/19. However the current figure is 82.45%.
Question Number 9:
The staff turnover rate at the trust in 2018/19
Answer To Question 9:
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