Infection control performance

We are one of the best performers in the region for keeping infection rates low but we are not complacent and with the commitment of staff, patients and visitors, our aim is to make sure we keep these rates as low as possible.

  • In 2010/11 there were no cases of MRSA bacteraemia in the hospital and 49 cases of C.Difficile (our target was 65).
  • In 2011/12 there were again, no cases of MRSA bacteraemia in the hospital and 28 cases of C.Difficile (our target was 65)