19473-Serious Incidents 2009 - 2018

1.  Please tell me how many serious incidents resulting in 
a) the unexpected or avoidable death of a patient 
b) the unexpected or avoidable injury of a patient 
were logged by your trust in each of the following CALENDAR years a) 2009 b) 2010 c) 2011 d) 2012 e) 2013 f) 2014 g) 2015 h) 2016 i) 2017 j) 2018
 
2.  For 2018 only, please provide a breakdown of each incident, giving a brief summary of the incident and injuries sustained.
  • Reference:
    19473
  • Response:

    1.  Please tell me how many serious incidents resulting in 

    a) the unexpected or avoidable death of a patient 

    b) the unexpected or avoidable injury of a patient were logged by your trust in each of the following CALENDAR years a) 2009 b) 2010 c) 2011 d) 2012 e) 2013 f) 2014 g) 2015 h) 2016 i) 2017 j) 2018

     

    Year

    No. Patient Injuries

    No. Patient Deaths

    2009

    0

    0

    2010

    0

    0

    2011

    0

    1

    2012

    0

    0

    2013

    1

    0

    2014

    1

    0

    2015

    0

    0

    2016

    8

    0

    2017

    6

    0

    2018

    1

    0

    2.  For 2018 only, please provide a breakdown of each incident, giving a brief summary of the incident and injuries sustained.

    2018 incident: Incident whereby a patient allegedly sustained a hip injury whilst being discharged from hospital by the patient transport service. The investigation was unable to conclusively identify when the injury occurred i.e. either in the care of EEAST, in the care of another provider, or at home.

  • Area:
    Trust wide
  • Category:
    • Emergency Operations
    • Calls
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