The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides healthcare to the London borough of Hillingdon and surrounding areas through two hospital sites; The Hillingdon Hospital and Mount Vernon Hospital.

Services provided at Mount Vernon Hospital are in partnership with East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust. The Hillingdon Hospital offers a 24-hour A&E department, maternity unit, cardiac care unit and a range of surgical and non-surgical procedures.

Figures for this Trust

  • Number of Patient Safety Incidents & harm caused
    April 2019 to September 2019
    • Death
      8
    • Severe
      2
    • Moderate
      40
    • Low
      976
    • None
      2,614
    Total 3,640
  • Top 3 categories of Patient Safety Incident
    April 2019 to September 2019
    1. Implementation of care and ongoing monitoring / review
    2. Access, admission, transfer, discharge (including missing patient)
    3. Patient accident
  • Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    February 2020
    Percentage of A&E attendances dealt with in 4 hours
    82.0%
  • Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    January 2020
    Percentage treated for cancer within 62 days of urgent GP referral
    80.2%

  • Percentage of total
    beds occupied overnight
    October to December 2019
    Percentage of total beds occupied overnight
    84.5%
  • Summary Hospital-level
    Mortality Indicator
    November 2018 to October 2019
    Summary Hospital-level Mortality Indicator
    2
  • Number of cancelled
    critical operations
    January 2020
    Number of cancelled critical operations
    0
  • Number of cancelled
    elective operations
    October to December 2019
    Number of cancelled elective operations
    32

  • Percentage waiting 6+ weeks
    for diagnostic test
    January 2020
    Percentage waiting 6+ weeks for diagnostic test
    1.7%
  • Number of mixed sex
    accommodation breaches
    January 2020
    Number of mixed sex accommodation breaches
    22

  • Number of Never Events and number by category
    Number of Never Events and
    number by category
    1 April 2019 to 31 January 2020
    1
  • Wrong site surgery - 0
  • Retained foreign object post procedure - 1
  • 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