PERFORMANCE: East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust’s performance on mixed sex breaches improved last month.

It recorded five breaches of the Department of Health’s guidelines on mixed sex accommodation in December. Overall it had a breach rate of 0.6 for December

The trust had 30 breaches in November and 169 breaches during October.

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