Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides health services to those living in Bradford and the wider Yorkshire area.

The Trust operates 6 hospitals including Bradford Royal Infirmary, which provides a 24-hour A&E department, a large neonatal unit as well as pioneering robotic surgery for urological cancer surgery. In addition, the Trust operates St Luke’s Hospital providing rehabilitation and outpatient services as well as four community hospitals.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    October 2018 to March 2019
    • Death
      7
    • Severe
      10
    • Moderate
      75
    • Low
      1,200
    • None
      3,040
    Total 4,332
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2018 to March 2019
    1. Patient accident
    2. Documentation (including records, identification)
    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
    73.4%
  • Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    October 2019
    Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    80.3%

  • Percentage of total
    beds occupied overnight
    July to September 2019
    Percentage of total beds occupied overnight
    86.5%
  • 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
    154

  • Percentage waiting 6+ weeks
    for diagnostic test
    October 2018
    Percentage waiting 6+ weeks for diagnostic test
    3.4%
  • Number of mixed sex
    accommodation breaches
    October 2019
    Number of mixed sex accommodation breaches
    0

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