One of the major features of Lord Carter’s report was that trusts should be able to view their data in order to benchmark their performance against that of their peers. The Model Hospital allows users to select from a series of pre-defined peer lists for comparison. These include trusts from the same Sustainability and Transformation Plan footprint area or geographical region but also those who are of a similar size either in terms of area, operating expenditure or activity. Any of these peer groups can be applied by choosing an appropriate group from the drop down menu at the top of the page.
Selecting the “My peers” will default to a user’s own bespoke peer list. To set these bespoke peers users should click on the “My Peers” option in the toolbar