Reference 2017-218

REF:            2017-218

Subject:        CAMHS Services

 

 

Request:

I would like to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act.

 

What percentage of referrals to CAMHS services have been rejected or deemed inappropriate in the last financial year for which figures are available and for each of the last five years?

Please list the top three reasons why referrals are rejected or deemed inappropriate.

What is your maximum waiting time in days for CAMHS from a) referral to first appointment and b) referral to start of treatment in the most recent financial year available and for each of the last five years (broken down by cause of referral where data is available)?

What is your median waiting time in days for CAMHS from a) referral to first appointment and b) referral to start of treatment in the most recent financial year available and for each of the last five years (broken down by cause of referral where data is available)?

If you collect the above information in weeks please could you state whether your measure of a week is equivalent to seven days? If you collect the information in months please could you state the number of days in each month?

Do you wish to make any further comments on the issue of waiting times for childrens mental health services?

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2017-218-freedom-of-information-request-camhs-services [12 kb] Ms Excel