Isle Of Wight NHS Trust

Isle of Wight NHS Trust is the only integrated acute, community, mental health and ambulance trust in the country.

The Trust operates one hospital site; St Mary’s Hospital, offering an A&E department, maternity services and cancer treatment as well as a number of other planned and acute services for a population of approximately 140,000 people. The Trust also provides community based mental health services as well as inpatient based mental health care for both children and adults. Community care is provided through a number of clinics across the Isle of Wight.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    October 2018 to March 2019
    • Death
      1
    • Severe
      2
    • Moderate
      17
    • Low
      577
    • None
      1,494
    Total 2,091
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2018 to March 2019
    1. Patient accident
    2. Implementation of care and ongoing monitoring / review
    3. Access, admission, transfer, discharge (including missing patient)
  • Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    December 2019
    Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    74.8%
  • Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    November 2019
    Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    75.5%

  • Percentage of total
    beds occupied overnight
    July to September 2019
    Percentage of total beds occupied overnight
    89.6%
  • Summary Hospital-level
    Mortality Indicator
    September 2018 to August 2019
    Summary Hospital-level Mortality Indicator
    2
  • Number of cancelled
    critical operations
    November 2019
    Number of cancelled critical operations
    19
  • Number of cancelled
    elective operations
    July to September 2019
    Number of cancelled elective operations
    100

  • Percentage waiting 6+ weeks
    for diagnostic test
    November 2018
    Percentage waiting 6+ weeks for diagnostic test
    1.2%
  • Number of mixed sex
    accommodation breaches
    November 2019
    Number of mixed sex accommodation breaches
    15
  • Percentage of patients followed up within 7 days of mental health discharge
    July to September 2019
    Percentage of patients followed up within 7 days of mental health discharge
    92.4%

  • Number of Never Events and number by category
    Number of Never Events and
    number by category
    1 April 2019 to 30 November 2019
    1
  • Wrong site surgery - 1
  • 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