Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

Mental Health

Utilising over 130 sites, including seven community hospitals, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust services approximately 53,000 service users per year.

The trust specialises in providing mental health services across Bolton, Manchester, Salford and Trafford, as well as providing more specialised services to the wider area. Services the trust offer includes crisis care, inpatient care at five hospitals, child and adolescent mental health services and community psychological therapies. The trust is also a mental health provider across a number of criminal justice settings.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    October 2018 to March 2019
    • Death
      27
    • Severe
      3
    • Moderate
      100
    • Low
      611
    • None
      4,449
    Total 5,190
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2018 to March 2019
    1. Self-harming behaviour
    2. Disruptive, aggressive behaviour
    3. Access, admission, transfer, discharge (including missing patient)


    • 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
      97.7%

    • 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