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 2018 to March 2019
    • Death
      0
    • Severe
      1
    • Moderate
      47
    • Low
      58
    • None
      679
    Total 785
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2018 to March 2019
    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
      September 2018
      Percentage waiting 6+ weeks for diagnostic test
      25.2%

    • 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