PERFORMANCE: Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust recorded five breaches of the Department of Health’s rules on mixed sex accommodation during August, according to latest data.

DH mixed sex accommodation data shows the trust had a breach rate of 0.9 per 1,000 finished consultant episodes.

The trust was the only acute or mental health provider in the NHS South East Coast region that was in breach during August.

It represents a slip in performance as the trust reported no breaches of the mixed sex rules in July.