PERFORMANCE: Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust has seen a slight increase in breaches of the Department of Health’s rules on mixed sex accommodation.

According to latest data for April, the trust recorded five breaches and a breach rate of 0.9. This compares to two breaches in March.            

Overall, NHS providers reported 559 breaches of the mixed sex accommodation guidance in relation during April 2012, compared to 461 in March 2012.