About this information standard
Assuring Transformation is an information standard incorporating a mandatory data collection that has been developed in response to Transforming Care: A national response to Winterbourne View Hospital and Winterbourne View Review: Concordat: A Programme of Action.
This data collection supports NHS England's monitoring of the progress in moving people with learning disabilities from inpatient to community settings.
This information standard is published under section 250 of the Health and Social Care Act 2012. An Information Standards Notice (see below) provides an overview of scope and implementation timescales, and the other listed documents provide further detail for those who have to implement the information standard.
Update 28 November 2023:
Version 4.0 of this standard (DAPB2007 Amd 18/2022) was published on 31 August 2023. Since then, the need for corrections to the data set have been identified. A corrigendum detailing the corrections is available above. An updated Data Set Specification (version 4.1 dated November 2023) is also available.
Update 30 March 2021:
Version 3.0 of this standard (DCB2007 Amd 35/2020) was published on 23 December 2020. Following publication, several minor typographical errors were identified in the Data Set Specification. An updated Data Set Specification (Version 1.1 dated March 2021) has been published to correct these minor issues, and is available above. Note that there is no impact on the published Requirements Specification, Implementation Guidance or Change Specification.
Last edited: 28 November 2023 3:02 pm