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 2018 to March 2019
    • Death
      0
    • Severe
      3
    • Moderate
      67
    • Low
      502
    • None
      4,036
    Total 4,608
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    October 2018 to March 2019
    1. Implementation of care and ongoing monitoring / review
    2. All other categories
    3. Patient accident

  • Percentage of total
    beds occupied overnight
    July to September 2019
    Percentage of total beds occupied overnight
    91.4%
  • Number of cancelled
    elective operations
    July to September 2019
    Number of cancelled elective operations
    137


    • 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 - 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 - 1
    • 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