The following tables provide the number of trusts that have breached their Meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and Clostridium difficile objectives over the last three years.
|MRSA||Number of trusts breaching their objective|
|Clostridium difficile||Number of trusts breaching their objective|
|1 Forecast Source: The information in the previous tables is supplied by NHS England.|
In relation to the number of sanctions applied to those trusts that have breached their objectives, NHS England is unable to provide this information as it is not collected centrally.