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Sepsis CQUIN (Commissioning for Quality and Innovation) Data Provision Notice

This data collection aims to monitor the assessment of the level sepsis screening and rapid application of antibiotics; including commissioners and provider organisations and for assessing whether trusts are meeting the CQUIN target levels.

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Overview of the collection

The Sepsis Commissioning for Quality and Innovation (CQUIN) was introduced in 2015-16 focusing on incentivising the screening for sepsis for prompt recognition and initiation of treatments for all patients (both adults and children) arriving at hospitals via Emergency Departments and has been extended from 2016-17 to those in inpatient departments.

Scope of the collection

  • NHS acute trusts.

Legal basis for provision of data

Section 259 of the Health and Social Care Act.


The data is submitted quarterly, and collects data on each of the months in the quarter.


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