Establishment of Information systems for NHS services: Assuring transformation data collection Directions 2015

Directions given by NHS England requiring NHS Digital to establish and operate a system for the collection of information to be known as the assuring transformation data collection system.

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Purpose

To monitor progress towards the goals that services should be local, care and treatment should be appropriate and there should be a substantial and sustained reduction in hospital placements for people with a learning disability or autism.

Legal basis

Sections 254(1), (3) and (6), 262(3)(b), 262(7) of the Health and Social Care Act 2012.

The Directions came into force on 1 November 2015.

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