Accident and Emergency (A&E) Attendances and Emergency Admissions (MSitAE) Data Provision Notice
Overview of the collection
The collection is required to monitor and assess Accident and Emergency (A&E) performance as set in the NHS Mandate and NHS Constitution (at least 95% of patients should be seen, treated and discharged or admitted within 4 hrs of arrival).
Data and guidance is available through the NHS England website.
Scope of the collection
All NHS Trusts and Independent Sector Providers that provide Accident and Emergency (A&E) services or have emergency admissions.
Legal basis for provision of data
Section 259 of the Health and Social Care Act.