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Estates and facilities
Data collections covering the estates and facilities functions within the NHS are undertaken via the EFM Information Management system.
Estates and Facilities Management System
The Estates and Facilities Management (EFM) system is a data warehouse containing data on a large variety of information on NHS Estates. Further information on the EFM system and its data collections is available here:
Results from three estates collections are published by NHS Digital; further details are available via the links below:
Information from PLACE’s predecessor ‘Patient Environment Assessment Team (PEAT) programme can be found at:
For information about our Estates collections and publications, please email the team at firstname.lastname@example.org