PERFORMANCE: Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals Trust has seen a 0.7 per cent improvement in its Did Not Attend ratios, ranking it above the national and London averages.

It’s rate improved to 7.96 per cent, compared to the London rate of 11 per cent and the national average of 7.98 per cent.

A report to the board said: “The trust has improved its national ranking from 61st to 56th.

“Eighteen specialties relating to this indicator are rated red as being in the least efficient 25 per cent in terms of performance nationally. This is
an upward trend of two in comparison to the previous three months.”