FINANCE: Commissioners have reduced an £11m penalty for emergency readmissions at University Hospitals of Leicester Trust to just £3.5m.
The in-month readmissions rate dropped to 7.2 per cent, 0.6 per cent above trajectory, according to latest finance papers.
The financial penalty in October is £89,000 up on September and £16,000 up on the average penalty, year to date.
University Hospitals of Leicester Trust, finance report
5 January 2012