Case Number 6268
Request Date 12/09/2018
Completion Date 25/09/2018

 

Details of the Request

1a. Of all patients recorded in the Sepsis CQUIN figures by the Trust, showing the number presenting with simple sepsis/ severe sepsis, Red Flag Sepsis or septic -shock, (depending on the protocols in place at the time) that received intravenous antibiotics within the hour, please state the number where death was a recorded outcome;

1b. Of all patients recorded in the Sepsis CQUIN figures by the Trust, showing the number presenting with simple sepsis/severe sepsis, Red Flag Sepsis or septic shock, (depending on the protocols in place at the time) that did not receive intravenous antibiotics within the hour, please state the number where death was a recorded outcome;

2a. Of all patients recorded in the Sepsis CQUIN figures by the Trust for 2016-17 and 2015-16, showing the number presenting with simple sepsis/severe sepsis, Red Flag Sepsis or septic shock, (depending on the protocols in place at the time) that received intravenous antibiotics within the hour, please give the number of cases that were subsequently investigated as part of the hospital’s internal clinical risk reporting process;

2b. Of all patients recorded in the Sepsis CQUIN figures by the Trust for 2016-17 and 2015-16, showing the number presenting with simple sepsis/ severe sepsis, Red Flag Sepsis or septic shock, (depending on the protocols in place at the time) that did not receive intravenous antibiotics within the hour, please give the number of cases that were subsequently investigated as part of the hospital’s internal clinical risk reporting process;

3. Of questions 2a and 2b, please identify the number of investigations that related to a death outcome and the number that related to a harm outcome.

 

Details of the Response

1a. Of all patients recorded in the Sepsis CQUIN figures by the Trust, showing the number presenting with simple sepsis/ severe sepsis, Red Flag Sepsis or septic -shock, (depending on the protocols in place at the time) that received intravenous antibiotics within the hour, please state the number where death was a recorded outcome;

Month 1a) Patients recorded in the Sepsis CQUIN showing the number presenting with sepsis that received intravenous antibiotics within the hour where death was a recorded outcome
Apr-16 2
May-16 1
Jun-16 1
Jul-16 6
Aug-16 2
Sep-16 0
Oct-16 3
Nov-16 3
Dec-16 8
Jan-17 4
Feb-17 3
Mar-17 3
Apr-17 0
May-17 0
Jun-17 0
Jul-17 0
Aug-17 0
Sep-17 1
Oct-17 1
Nov-17 1
Dec-17 0
Jan-18 0
Feb-18 1
Mar-18 0
Apr-18 3
May-18 1
Jun-18 3
Jul-18 3

 

1b. Of all patients recorded in the Sepsis CQUIN figures by the Trust, showing the number presenting with simple sepsis/severe sepsis, Red Flag Sepsis or septic shock, (depending on the protocols in place at the time) that did not receive intravenous antibiotics within the hour, please state the number where death was a recorded outcome;

Month 1b) Patients recorded in the Sepsis CQUIN showing the number presenting with sepsis that did not receive intravenous antibiotics within the hour where death was a recorded outcome
Apr-16 0
May-16 0
Jun-16 0
Jul-16 1
Aug-16 0
Sep-16 2
Oct-16 2
Nov-16 0
Dec-16 1
Jan-17 1
Feb-17 1
Mar-17 3
Apr-17 1
May-17 0
Jun-17 0
Jul-17 0
Aug-17 0
Sep-17 1
Oct-17 1
Nov-17 1
Dec-17 0
Jan-18 0
Feb-18 0
Mar-18 1
Apr-18 0
May-18 0
Jun-18 1
Jul-18 0

 

2a. Of all patients recorded in the Sepsis CQUIN figures by the Trust for 2016-17 and 2015-16, showing the number presenting with simple sepsis/severe sepsis, Red Flag Sepsis or septic shock, (depending on the protocols in place at the time) that received intravenous antibiotics within the hour, please give the number of cases that were subsequently investigated as part of the hospital’s internal clinical risk reporting process;

Two patients

 

2b. Of all patients recorded in the Sepsis CQUIN figures by the Trust for 2016-17 and 2015-16, showing the number presenting with simple sepsis/ severe sepsis, Red Flag Sepsis or septic shock, (depending on the protocols in place at the time) that did not receive intravenous antibiotics within the hour, please give the number of cases that were subsequently investigated as part of the hospital’s internal clinical risk reporting process;

None

 

3. Of questions 2a and 2b, please identify the number of investigations that related to a death outcome and the number that related to a harm outcome.

Neither incident resulted in death, both were graded as a low – minor illness or injury