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
    April 2018 to September 2018
    • None
      797
    • Low
      116
    • Moderate
      45
    • Severe
      0
    • Death
      0
    Total 958
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    April 2018 to September 2018
    1. Access, admission, transfer, discharge (including missing patient)
    2. Consent, communication, confidentiality
    3. Documentation (including records, identification)

  • Percentage of total
    beds occupied overnight
    January to March 2019
    Percentage of total beds occupied overnight
    27.4%

  • Percentage waiting 6+ weeks
    for diagnostic test
    May 2018
    Percentage waiting 6+ weeks for diagnostic test
    0.5%

  • Number of Never Events and number by category
    Number of Never Events and
    number by category
    1 April 2019 to 30 June 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