PERFORMANCE: Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust was picked out by the Care Quality Commission as performing below average for mixed sex accommodation in the inpatient survey.

The results of the 2012 national inpatient survey were published by the CQC earlier this month.

Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust was among seven trusts identified by the CQC as performing “significantly worse than average” for questions 11 and 13 in the survey – did you ever share a sleeping area, for example a room or bay, with patients of the opposite sex?