Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust: Healthcare from the heart of your community

Our CQC rating

We've been rated 'good' by the Care Quality Commission (CQC)

Ours is the first combined community and mental health trust in the south to be rated as 'good'. This reflects the level of care and commitment our staff dedicate to providing the best services possible for everyone who uses our services.

Highlights from the report:

  • older peoples' mental health service rated as 'outstanding' with staff going above and beyond the call of duty
  • 'outstanding' awarded for the way we managed end of life care
  • patients felt they were treated with kindness, dignity and respect
  • services responded well to patients needs in a timely way, with a range of treatments and therapies available
  • wards and clinics were clean and well maintained, with medicines being well managed
  • staff were motivated, well trained and supervised, and had a good culture of learning from incidents
  • the organisation had an experienced and strong leadership team with committed senior staff using best practice and innovation