Processes re Deceased Patients

1. How many fridge spaces does the trust/council have for deceased on each site? RSCH site only, 75 spaces

2. How many freezer spaces does the trust/council have for deceased on each site? RSCH site only, 5 spaces

3. How many deceased are sent out to external overflow storage per year for normal refrigeration (2016, 2015 + 2014)? 2014 = 6, 2015 = 10, 2016 = none

4. How many deceased are sent out to external overflow storage per year for deep freeze refrigeration (2016, 2015 + 2014)? None

5. How much does the trust/council pay for transfer of deceased to external overflow storage? £95

6. How much does the trust/council pay per day for external overflow storage of deceased per day?  No daily charge

7. How many deceased per year do the trust/council transfer between sites (non-coroner cases e.g hospital postmortems? None

8. How much does the trust/council pay to transfer deceased between sites (non-coroner cases) e.g hospital postmortems? N/A

9. If the hospital does not have any mortuary storage what is the procedure for dealing with deceased?  N/A

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