Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust

Cambridge Community Healthcare Services NHS Trust provides a range of medical services across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

The trust manages four community hospitals, one of which houses an outpatient’s oncology department. The services offered by the trust include working with schools to provide various immunisation jabs, sexual health, physiotherapy for musculoskeletal problems, dental health as well as community services for children and adults.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    October 2019 to March 2020
    • Death
      0
    • Severe
      0
    • Moderate
      33
    • Low
      132
    • None
      577
    Total 742
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2019 to March 2020
    1. Access, admission, transfer, discharge (including missing patient)
    2. Documentation (including records, identification)
    3. Implementation of care and ongoing monitoring / review


    • Percentage waiting 6+ weeks
      for diagnostic test
      August 2020
      Percentage waiting 6+ weeks for diagnostic test
      69.8%

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