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Out of Area Placements for Adults in Acute Mental Health Inpatient Services Direction 2021

A Direction letter given by the Secretary of State for Health requiring NHS Digital to continue to operate an informatics support service for the collection of information about out of area placements (OAPs) for adults in acute mental health inpatient services to continue from 13 February 2020 to 31 March 2020 and was extended to 31 December 2021.

Purpose

This Direction extends the earlier out of area placements Direction from 13 February 2020 to 31 March 2020 and was extended to to 31 December 2021. 

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Last edited: 18 March 2021 7:45 am