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Learning Disability Services Monthly Statistics - England Commissioner Census (Assuring Transformation) - May 2016, Experimental Statistics

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01 Mar 2015 to 31 May 2016


This statistical release makes available the most recent data relating to patients with learning disabilities and/or autism spectrum disorder receiving inpatient care commissioned in England.

The release comprises:

• Report which presents England level analysis of key measures
• A monthly CSV file which presents key measures at England level
• A metadata file to accompany the CSV file, which provides contextual information for each measure
• Excel reference data tables showing the data since March 2015 as reported and total patient counts retrospectively updated.

This is the latest release in a series of monthly statistics from a new 'Assuring Transformation' collection by the Health and Social Care Information Centre; these data were previously collected and published by NHS England on a quarterly basis. Data is also released on a quarterly basis and includes sub England geographies and additional measures.

Key Facts

Data collected at the end of May 2016 show that:


• 2,575 patients were in hospital at the end of the reporting period;
• 214 CCGs/Hubs updated information by the end of the reporting period;
• 3 CCGs/Hubs did not update any information or confirm that currently held information was correct by the end of the period;
• 2 CCGs/Hubs have never submitted data as they have not had a patient in scope of this collection since the transfer of this collection to HSCIC.


During May 2016 there were:


• 2,490 patients in care from the previous month;
• 80 admissions to hospital;
• 120 discharges/transfers from hospital;
• 5 patients admitted and discharged/transferred in the period.


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Last edited: 16 April 2018 12:52 pm