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
    April 2019 to September 2019
    • Death
      2
    • Severe
      6
    • Moderate
      38
    • Low
      898
    • None
      5,644
    Total 6,588
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    April 2019 to September 2019
    1. Implementation of care and ongoing monitoring / review
    2. All other categories
    3. Patient accident



      • Number of Never Events and number by category
        Number of Never Events and
        number by category
        1 April 2019 to 31 January 2020
        6
      • Wrong site surgery - 2
      • 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 - 3
      • 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