The Trust's performance is measured in a number of ways:
- Clinical quality and effectiveness
- Public health
- Patient access and targets
A performance report is delivered to the Trust's Board
For copies of current and previous annual reports, see the key publications page
These are also available as a hard copy document from
the Legal Services
Annual business plan
View a copy of our Annual Plan 2010/11.
The plan is also available as a hard copy
document from the Legal Services
CQUINS (Commission for Quality and Innovation) Framework
The Commission for Quality and Innovation framework sets
performance targets for individual Trusts which are linked to
additional payments to reward excellence.
View our agreed CQUINS targets for
View our agreed CQUINS targets for 2011/12
View our agreed CQUINS targets for 2012/13
National NHS patient survey results
The CQC carries out national surveys to establish
performance against national targets asking patients across England
about their experiences of local health services provided by acute
The results offer an insight into the experiences of both
inpatients and outpatients, and can be used to improve the quality
of the care they receive in hospital.
For specific information on services user surveys please make a
request in writing to the Legal Services Department.
Performance against national targets
The government sets a number of performance targets covering
everything from waiting times to hospital acquired infection rates.
Updates of how the Trust is performing against these targets can be
found in the Board Reports. View the
latest Board Report.
Strategic direction (5 year plan)
The University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust
commissioned an integrated business plan which details the Trust's
five year plan. This plan is under continuous review: please
contact the Legal Services Department for a copy.
Dr Foster works with most health service organisations to
produce independent guides to health services in the public and
private sectors. The Dr Foster 2012 guide brings together
information on patient safety, clinical effectiveness and patient
View the Dr Foster Hospital Guide 2012
Our annual audit reports can be found on the key publications
We have produced declarations for the following areas:
Declaration of compliance for safeguarding children
Declaration of compliance for
standards declaration 2008/09