Recommended peers is a list of 10 trusts that are similar to yours according to a number of factors that affect productivity. These are factors the trust cannot change in the short to medium term, and that have an impact on cost per weighted activity unit (WAU).
The recommended peer set has been used to calculate many of the productivity opportunities featured in the Model Hospital.
Updates from 2022
From the start of 2022 we have updated the recommended peers list: we’ve improved the algorithms and further split peers by:
(Please follow the above links to view the aims, methodology and outcomes for how the different peer types were calculated)