PERFORMANCE: Five trusts in the south west had higher than expected mortality under the standardised hospital mortality indicator.

Performance against the measure, known as the SHMI, is published by the Health and Social Care Information Centre.

Nationally the highest SHMI was 1.19 and the lowest was 0.7.

PROVIDER_NAMEVALUE
SALISBURY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST1.0559
DORSET COUNTY HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST1.0479
WESTON AREA HEALTH NHS TRUST1.0296
ROYAL CORNWALL HOSPITALS NHS TRUST1.0253
THE ROYAL BOURNEMOUTH AND CHRISTCHURCH HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST1.0218
TAUNTON AND SOMERSET NHS FOUNDATION TRUST0.9919
GREAT WESTERN HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST0.9789
GLOUCESTERSHIRE HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST0.9775
ROYAL UNITED HOSPITAL BATH NHS TRUST0.9748
PLYMOUTH HOSPITALS NHS TRUST0.9625
NORTH BRISTOL NHS TRUST0.9622
SOUTH DEVON HEALTHCARE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST0.9598
YEOVIL DISTRICT HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST0.9537
NORTHERN DEVON HEALTHCARE NHS TRUST0.9346
UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS BRISTOL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST0.9173
ROYAL DEVON AND EXETER NHS FOUNDATION TRUST0.9114
POOLE HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST0.9067