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 2018 to March 2019
    • Death
      14
    • Severe
      1
    • Moderate
      29
    • Low
      574
    • None
      689
    Total 1,307
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2018 to March 2019
    1. Self-harming behaviour
    2. Patient accident
    3. Treatment, procedure

  • Percentage of total
    beds occupied overnight
    January to March 2019
    Percentage of total beds occupied overnight
    94.8%

  • Number of mixed sex
    accommodation breaches
    August 2019
    Number of mixed sex accommodation breaches
    0
  • Percentage of patients followed up within 7 days of mental health discharge
    January to March 2019
    Percentage of patients followed up within 7 days of mental health discharge
    97.5%

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