Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides care through 4 hospital sites; John Radcliffe Hospital, The Churchill Hospital, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre and Horton General Hospital.

John Radcliffe Hospital is the largest of the Trust’s hospitals and provides a 24-hour A&E department as well as a number of acute medical and surgical services as well as housing a Children’s Hospital and Eye Hospital. Together the Trust employs over 15,000 people and provides more than 1,000 beds.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    April 2018 to September 2018
    • None
      7,055
    • Low
      1,469
    • Moderate
      43
    • Severe
      7
    • Death
      3
    Total 8,577
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    April 2018 to September 2018
    1. Access, admission, transfer, discharge (including missing patient)
    2. Implementation of care and ongoing monitoring / review
    3. Medication
  • Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    May 2019
    Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    86.6%
  • Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    April 2019
    Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    74.0%

  • Percentage of total
    beds occupied overnight
    January to March 2019
    Percentage of total beds occupied overnight
    95.5%
  • Summary Hospital-level
    Mortality Indicator
    January 2018 to December 2018
    Summary Hospital-level Mortality Indicator
    2
  • Number of cancelled
    critical operations
    April 2019
    Number of cancelled critical operations
    27
  • Number of cancelled
    elective operations
    January to March 2019
    Number of cancelled elective operations
    172

  • Percentage waiting 6+ weeks
    for diagnostic test
    April 2018
    Percentage waiting 6+ weeks for diagnostic test
    2.1%
  • Number of mixed sex
    accommodation breaches
    April 2019
    Number of mixed sex accommodation breaches
    42

  • Number of Never Events and number by category
    Number of Never Events and
    number by category
    1 April 2018 to 30 April 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