Dudley And Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

Mental Health

Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust manages service across 3 hospitals and 23 community sites offering a range of mental health services to adults and children.

Serving the Dudley and Walsall areas, the trust offers a range of services including an adult in-patient service, crisis resolution, memory service for older people and eating disorders.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    October 2019 to March 2020
    • Death
      4
    • Severe
      0
    • Moderate
      20
    • Low
      548
    • None
      1,498
    Total 2,070
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2019 to March 2020
    1. Self-harming behaviour
    2. Disruptive, aggressive behaviour
    3. Access, admission, transfer, discharge (including missing patient)


    • Number of mixed sex
      accommodation breaches
      January 2020
      Number of mixed sex accommodation breaches
      0
    • Percentage of patients followed up within 7 days of mental health discharge
      October to December 2019
      Percentage of patients followed up within 7 days of mental health discharge
      96.1%

    • 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