MKUH is currently rated ‘Good’ by CQC

Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is currently rated as a ‘Good’ hospital.

The rating was given to the Trust following a series of planned inspections in 2019 by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the independent health and social care regulator.

Emergency care, medical, surgical and maternity services all have an overall rating of good. The hospital’s leadership also has a good rating in a separate ‘well led’ assessment. The hospital’s use of resources has an overall rating of requires improvement.

The CQC monitors, inspects and regulates services to make sure they meet fundamental standards of quality and safety. The CQC publishes what they find, including performance ratings, to help people choose care. To read the full report for MKUH following the inspections in 2019, please visit the CQC website.

The ratings for Milton Keynes University Hospital’s core services are contained in the following table:

There are a number of reports available at These include:

  1. The core services inspection report (overall rating of good)
  2. The well led assessment report (overall rating of good)
  3. The use of resources assessment report (overall rating of requires improvement)
  4. Evidence appendices

Last Modified: 9:37am 15/12/2021