Barking, Havering And Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust provides acute services with two hospital sites; Queen’s Hospital in Romford and King George Hospital in Goodmayes.

In addition the trust runs a number of clinics across north east London and some additional services from Barking Hospital. Both hospitals offer a 24-hour A&E department as well as a number of other health services. Queen’s Hospital offers maternity services as well as housing a regional neuroscience centre which is renowned as a centre of excellence, and additionally a Hyper Acute Stroke Unit to provide specialist care for those affected by strokes.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    October 2018 to March 2019
    • Death
      17
    • Severe
      17
    • Moderate
      162
    • Low
      2,089
    • None
      6,615
    Total 8,900
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2018 to March 2019
    1. Treatment, procedure
    2. Access, admission, transfer, discharge (including missing patient)
    3. Infrastructure (including staffing, facilities, environment)
  • Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    September 2019
    Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    76.7%
  • Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    August 2019
    Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    84.6%

  • Percentage of total
    beds occupied overnight
    January to March 2019
    Percentage of total beds occupied overnight
    88.6%
  • Summary Hospital-level
    Mortality Indicator
    May 2018 to April 2019
    Summary Hospital-level Mortality Indicator
    2
  • Number of cancelled
    critical operations
    August 2019
    Number of cancelled critical operations
    0
  • Number of cancelled
    elective operations
    January to March 2019
    Number of cancelled elective operations
    372

  • Percentage waiting 6+ weeks
    for diagnostic test
    August 2018
    Percentage waiting 6+ weeks for diagnostic test
    7.0%
  • Number of mixed sex
    accommodation breaches
    August 2019
    Number of mixed sex accommodation breaches
    2

  • Number of Never Events and number by category
    Number of Never Events and
    number by category
    1 April 2019 to 31 August 2019
    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