PERFORMANCE: Epsom and St Helier has missed its readmission target for 2012-13, board papers reveal.

A report to the board said: “The trust did not meet the emergency readmission target in March with 6.9 per cent of our patients readmitted to the hospital within 30 days of their discharge. The end of year position was 7.6 per cent against a target of 5.8 per cent.”