Variations in Excess Hospital Mortality Rates (BBC News)

Summary

Significantly higher than expected death rates have been recorded at 19 of the 133 NHS Trusts in England, according to the Dr Foster Unit at Imperial College London.

“There were 15,396 more deaths than expected at the trusts in the period between 2011 and 2016”.

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Reference

Hosken, A. (2017). NHS trusts record 15,000 excess deaths. London: The World Tonight BBC Radio 4 / BBC Health News, March 9th 2017.

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