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Maternity service assessment results 2008
The Healthcare Commission assessed trusts' maternity services in three areas - clinical focus, women-centred care, and efficiency and capability - using 25 indicators of performance.

The trusts were given one of four scores: Best performing, better, fair and least well perfoming. Click on the map below or scroll down to find your region.

North EastNorth WestYorkshire & HumberEast MidlandsWest MidlandsEast of EnglandSouth CentralSouth WestLondonSouth East

NORTH EAST

City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust Best
County Durham and Darlington Acute Hospitals NHS Trust Best
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust Best
Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation
Trust
Best
North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Trust Better
Northumbria Health Care NHS Foundation Trust Best
South Tees Hospitals NHS Trust Best
South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust Best

NORTH WEST

Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
Bolton Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
Central Manchester and Manchester Childrens University Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Better
East Cheshire NHS Trust Best
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Best
Liverpool Women's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Better
Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Trust (The) Fair
North Cheshire Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
North Cumbria Acute Hospitals NHS Trust Best
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust Best
Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust Better
St Helens and Knowsley Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Stockport NHS Foundation Trust Best
Tameside and Glossop Acute Services NHS Trust Better
Trafford Healthcare NHS Trust Fair
University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust Better
University Hospitals of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust Fair
Wirral Hospital NHS Trust Best
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Trust Best

YORKSHIRE AND HUMBER

Airedale NHS Trust Better
Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Better
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Least well
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust Best
Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Best
Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust Best
Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust Best
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust (The) Better
Scarborough and North East Yorkshire Health Care NHS Trust Least well
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Better
York Hospitals NHS Trust Better

EAST OF ENGLAND

Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Fair
Bedford Hospital NHS Trust Better
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Best
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust Least well
Essex Rivers Healthcare NHS Trust Better
Hinchingbrooke Health Care NHS Trust Better
Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust Better
James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Better
Luton and Dunstable Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Least well
Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust Best
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust Better
Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Better
Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust (The) Better
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Kings Lynn NHS Trust (The) Best
Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Best
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust Least well
West Suffolk Hospitals NHS Trust Fair

EAST MIDLANDS

Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Best
Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Better
Kettering General Hospital NHS Trust Least well
Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust Fair
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Trust Best
United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust Better
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust Fair

WEST MIDLANDS

Birmingham Womens Health Care NHS Trust Fair
Burton Hospitals NHS Trust Best
Dudley Group of Hospitals NHS Trust Best
George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust Better
Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust Least well
Hereford Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Mid Staffordshire General Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust (The) Better
Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust Least well
Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust Best
South Warwickshire General Hospitals NHS Trust Better
University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust Fair
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust Best
Walsall Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust Better

SOUTH WEST

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Gloucestershire PCT Better
North Bristol NHS Trust Better
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust Best
Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust Least well
Poole Hospital NHS Trust Better
Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust Best
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust and Devon PCT Better
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust Better
South Devon Health Care NHS Trust Best
Swindon and Marlborough NHS Trust Best
Taunton and Somerset NHS Trust Better
United Bristol Healthcare NHS Trust Fair
West Dorset General Hospitals NHS Trust Best
Wiltshire PCT Better
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Best

SOUTH CENTRAL

Basingstoke and North Hampshire NHS Foundation Trust Fair
Buckinghamshire Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
Isle of Wight NHS Primary Care Trust Best
Milton Keynes General Hospital NHS Trust Least well
Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
Royal Berkshire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Better
Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Winchester and Eastleigh Healthcare NHS Trust Fair

SOUTH EAST COAST

Ashford and St Peters Hospitals NHS Trust Least well
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust Best
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust Fair
East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
East Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust Better
Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Best
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust Better
Medway NHS Trust Fair
Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Trust Fair
Royal West Sussex NHS Trust Best
Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust Least well
Worthing and Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust Better

LONDON

Barking, Havering and Redbridge Hospitals NHS Trust Least well
Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust Least well
Barts and The London NHS Trust Least well
Bromley Hospitals NHS Trust Least well
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Least well
Ealing Hospital NHS Trust Least well
Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust Least well
Guy's and St Thomas's NHS Foundation Trust Better
Hammersmith Hospitals NHS Trust Least well
Hillingdon Hospital NHS Trust (The) Least well
Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Least well
Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Fair
Kingston Hospital NHS Trust Least well
Lewisham Hospital NHS Trust (The) Least well
Mayday Healthcare NHS Trust Least well
Newham University Hospital NHS Trust Least well
North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust Least well
North West London Hospitals NHS Trust Fair
Queen Elizabeth Hospital NHS Trust Fair
Queen Marys Sidcup NHS Trust Least well
Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust Fair
St Georges Healthcare NHS Trust Least well
St Mary's NHS Trust Least well
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Fair
West Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust Fair
Whipps Cross University Hospital NHS Trust Fair
Whittington Hospital NHS Trust (The) Least well



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