Ashford And St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Ashford & St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides acute services throughout Surrey and Hounslow serving a population of more than 380,000 people.

The Trust operates two hospitals; Ashford Hospital and St Peter’s as well as operating a number of clinics at community hospitals and other facilities. St Peter’s Hospital provides a 24 hour A&E department and offers maternity services as well as Surrey’s only full range of neonatal services. Ashford Hospital provides day surgery, outpatient services and houses a dedicated stroke rehabilitation unit.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    October 2018 to March 2019
    • Death
      6
    • Severe
      7
    • Moderate
      141
    • Low
      1,481
    • None
      2,489
    Total 4,124
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2018 to March 2019
    1. Implementation of care and ongoing monitoring / review
    2. All other categories
    3. Treatment, procedure
  • Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    November 2019
    Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    77.2%
  • Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    October 2019
    Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    86.6%

  • Percentage of total
    beds occupied overnight
    July to September 2019
    Percentage of total beds occupied overnight
    85.2%
  • Summary Hospital-level
    Mortality Indicator
    August 2018 to July 2019
    Summary Hospital-level Mortality Indicator
    2
  • Number of cancelled
    critical operations
    October 2019
    Number of cancelled critical operations
    0
  • Number of cancelled
    elective operations
    July to September 2019
    Number of cancelled elective operations
    134

  • Percentage waiting 6+ weeks
    for diagnostic test
    October 2018
    Percentage waiting 6+ weeks for diagnostic test
    11.8%
  • Number of mixed sex
    accommodation breaches
    October 2019
    Number of mixed sex accommodation breaches
    28

  • Number of Never Events and number by category
    Number of Never Events and
    number by category
    1 April 2019 to 31 October 2019
    3
  • Wrong site surgery - 3
  • 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