Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

The Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust incorporates Poole Hospital in Dorset https://www.poole.nhs.uk/

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This trust offers the following services:

  • Acute services:
    • On-site bowel stenting facilities
  • Diagnostic and pre-operative services:
    • On-site MRI liver facilities
    • On-site PET-CT facilities
    • On-site Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing (CPET) facilities
  • Oncology services:
    • On-site chemotherapy services
    • On-site External Beam Radiotherapy services
  • Support service facilities:
    • Dedicated nurses for ERAS services
    • Availability of 24 hour palliative care advice

Data Quality

All Patients: Trust Network National
Number of patients in Audit 168 1551 28013
Case ascertainment (%) 114 104 93
Data completeness of:
– Pre-treatment TNM (%) 79 73 71
– Performance status (%) 93 72 77
Patients having major resection: Trust Network National
Number of patients in Audit 102 905 18809
ASA grade 1 (%) 14 10 14
ASA grade 2 (%) 67 56 53
ASA grade 3 (%) 17 22 25
ASA grade 4+ (%) 3 3 3
ASA grade not recorded (%) N/A 9 5
Data completeness of:
7 Audit items for risk-adjustment (%) 98 85 82

Key:

>= 80%
50 - 80%
< 50%

Management of all patients

All Patients: Trust Network National
Number of patients in Audit 168 1551 30122
Seen by Clinical Nurse Specialist (%) 89 88 92

Management of patients having major resection

Patients having major resection: Trust Network National
Number of patients in Audit 102 905 18809
Distant metastases (%) 5 7 9
Urgent or emergency surgery (%) 12 14 16
Median number of lymph nodes excised 21 19 17
Laparoscopic surgery attempted (%) 92 72 61
Length of stay > 5 days (%) 31 60 69

Rectal cancer patients

Patients having major resection: Trust Network National
Number of patients in Audit 25 256 4769
Neoadjuvant therapy (%) 28 28 37
Circumferential resection margin: Positive (%) 8 5 7
Circumferential resection margin: Recorded (%) 8 37 25
APER rate (%) 24 20 26
Patients in APER/Hartmanns estimate: Trust Network National
Number of patients in APER/Hartmanns estimate N/A N/A N/A
APER/Hartmanns (%) N/A N/A N/A

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