2Gether NHS Foundation Trust

Mental Health

Providing mental health and learning disability services in Gloucestershire and Herefordshire, 2Gether NHS Foundation Trust serves over 760,000 patients.

The trust tries to keep the services it offers as close to the patient’s family and friends as possible to give them as big a support network as possible. The trust can boast that 96% of their services are delivered in this manner. The trust offers a wide range of mental health services from emergency crisis care to help with sleeping problems. The services offered by the trust include both in and outpatient care.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    April 2019 to September 2019
    • Death
      12
    • Severe
      3
    • Moderate
      14
    • Low
      1,289
    • None
      2,495
    Total 3,813
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    April 2019 to September 2019
    1. Self-harming behaviour
    2. Treatment, procedure
    3. Patient accident
  • Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    July 2020
    Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    99.9%

  • Percentage of total
    beds occupied overnight
    January to March 2020
    Percentage of total beds occupied overnight
    90.3%
  • Number of cancelled
    elective operations
    October to December 2019
    Number of cancelled elective operations
    0

  • Percentage waiting 6+ weeks
    for diagnostic test
    June 2020
    Percentage waiting 6+ weeks for diagnostic test
    0.0%
  • Number of mixed sex
    accommodation breaches
    January 2020
    Number of mixed sex accommodation breaches
    0
  • Percentage of patients followed up within 7 days of mental health discharge
    October to December 2019
    Percentage of patients followed up within 7 days of mental health discharge
    97.8%

  • Number of Never Events and number by category
    Number of Never Events and
    number by category
    1 April to 31 May 2020
    0
  • Wrong site surgery - 0
  • Retained foreign object post procedure - 0
  • Wrong implant/prosthesis - 0
  • Misplaced naso- or orogastric tubes - 0
  • Overdose of insulin due to abbreviations or incorrect device - 0
  • Administration of medication by the wrong route - 0
  • Overdose of methotrexate for non cancer treatment - 0
  • Failure to install functional collapsible shower or curtain rails - 0
  • Transfusion or transplantation of ABO incompatible blood components or organs - 0
  • Unintentional connection of a patient requiring O2 to an air flowmeter - 0
  • Misselection of high strength midazolam - 0
  • Misselection of a strong potassium solution - 0
  • Falls from poorly restricted windows - 0
  • Chest or neck entrapment in bed rails - 0
  • Scalding of patients - 0