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2.3.i Unplanned hospitalisation for chronic ambulatory care sensitive conditions
- Date Range:
- 01 Apr 2003 to 31 Mar 2019
- Publication Date:
- 20 Feb 2020
- Next Publication Date:
- 18 Feb 2021
- Geographic Coverage:
- Geographical Granularity:
- Country, Local Authorities, Regions
This indicator measures how many people with specific long-term conditions, which should not normally require hospitalisation, are admitted to hospital in an emergency. These conditions include, for example, diabetes, epilepsy and high blood pressure.
This outcome is concerned with how successfully the NHS manages to reduce emergency admissions for all long-term conditions where optimum management can be achieved in the community.
Legacy unique identifier: P01749