Our Performance

We monitor the numbers and locations of a range of infections, including C.Difficile and MRSA Bacteraemia.

Numbers of hospital C.Difficile cases:

2011 2012
Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb
Sandwell 2 5 3 1 2 4 7 5 1 5 3
City 1 4 10 2 5 4 4 7 1 4 6
Trust 3 9 13 3 7 8 11 12 2 9 9
Target 10 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9

2010 – 2011 Totals

2010-2011 Total: 2011-2012 year to date:
Sandwell 67 38
City 53 48
Trust 120 86
Target 317 100

 

2011 2012
Ward Site

Apr

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Jul

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Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Total
CCS – Critical Care Services C 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
CCU – Coronary Care Unit C 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
CRITC – Critical Care Ward S 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
D11 – Stroke Assessment Unit C 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 3
D12 – Isolation Ward C 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
D15 – Medical C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2
D16 – Medical C 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 1 6
D17 – Medical C 0 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 7
D18 – Medical MRSA C 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
D20 – Medical C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
D21 – Vascular and ENT C 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 4
D24 – Medical C 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
D25 – Female surgery C 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
D27 – Gynae Oncology C 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
D28 – Medical Contingency Ward C 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
D30 – Urology C 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
D41 – Sort Stay Medicine C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
D43 – Neurology C 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
D47 – Medicine C 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 5
D7 – Cardiology/Medicine C 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3
DTU – Day Treatment Unit – Surgery S 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
LY2 – Lyndon 2 Surgery S 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3
LY3 – Lyndon 3 – Trauma ward S 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
LY4 – Lyndon 4 S 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 5
LY5 – Lyndon 5 S 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
LYG – Lyndon Ground S 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MAU – Medical Assessment C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NT1 – Newton 1 S 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NT2 – Newton 2 – Short Stay Surgery S 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NT3 – Newton 3 Trauma Ward S 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3
NT4 – Newton 4 S 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 3
NT5 – Newton 5 S 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2
PR2 – Priory 2 – Surgery S 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 6
PR3 – Priory 3 (Stroke Unit) S 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 4
PR4 – Priory 4 S 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3
PR5 – Priory 5 S 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Skin – Dermatology C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 9 13 3 7 8 11 12 2 9 9 86

 

Numbers of hospital acquired MRSA bacteraemia:

2011 2012
Total Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Total
Sandwell 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2
City 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Trust 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2
DoH Target 6 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 6

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