PERFORMANCE: Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust’s performance on mixed sex breaches worsened last month slipping back on a major improvement during the one before.

It recorded 95 breaches of the Department of Health’s guidelines on mixed sex accommodation in December. Overall it had a breach rate of 9.2 for December

The trust had 68 breaches in November and 100 breaches during October.

It had the most breaches in the South East Coast region during December and the third most nationally, behind Barts and Mid Staffs.