Title: Review into the quality of care and treatment provided by 14 hospital trusts in England: overview report
Source: Professor Sir Bruce Keogh KBE
Link to additional information: http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/bruce-keogh-review/Pages/published-reports.aspx
Publication format: pdf
Date of publication: 16th July 2013
Summary of driver: On February 6 2013, the Prime Minister announced that he had asked Professor Sir Bruce Keogh, NHS Medical Director for England, to review the quality of care and treatment provided by those NHS trusts and NHS foundation trusts that were persistent outliers on mortality indicators. A total of 14 hospital trusts were investigated as part of this review.
Key features of driver: The review considered the performance of the hospitals across six key areas:
- patient experience
- clinical and operational effectiveness
- leadership and governance
Primary audience: Everyone
Impact on library policy/practice: Provide literature as to how healthcare profesionals can reduce harm to patients.
Date last updated: 6th March 2014
Due for review: March 2015
Group member responsible: TO and JR