Royal Liverpool And Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust

Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust provides care through three hospital sites; the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool University Dental Hospital and Broadgreen Hospital.

The Trust provides specialist cancer care through its Linda McCartney Centre and is a regional cancer centre for a number of different cancers.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    October 2019 to March 2020
    • Death
      0
    • Severe
      0
    • Moderate
      0
    • Low
      0
    • None
      0
    Total 0
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2019 to March 2020
    1. Access, admission, transfer, discharge (including missing patient)
    2. Clinical assessment (including diagnosis, scans, tests, assessments)
    3. Consent, communication, confidentiality



      • Number of Never Events and number by category
        Number of Never Events and
        number by category
        1 April to 31 August 2020
        4
      • Wrong site surgery - 2
      • Retained foreign object post procedure - 0
      • Wrong implant/prosthesis - 0
      • Misplaced naso- or orogastric tubes - 1
      • 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 - 1
      • 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