Reference 2017-324

REF:            2017-324

Subject:        2016 waiting times for A&E mental health attendees

    

 

Request:

 

  1. For 2016, please give me the breakdown of how many children aged 15 and under attending the hospital’s A&E department for mental health related issues, were treated/seen by a doctor within four hours, and how many waited longer than four hours to be treated.

If possible, please give a breakdown of how long those waiting four+ hours were waiting, e.g. six, seven hours etc.

(By treated/seen, I do not mean the initial assessment in triage)

For example: Year total 1,200; 1,000 treated within four hours and 200 treated outside of four hours

  1. For 2016, please give me the breakdown of how many children aged 16 and 17, attending the hospital’s A&E department for mental health related issues, were treated/seen by a doctor within four hours, and how many waited longer than four hours to be treated.

If possible, please give a breakdown of how long those waiting four+ hours were waiting, e.g. six, seven hours etc.

  1. For 2016, please give me the breakdown of how many adults aged 18 and over, attending the hospital’s A&E department for mental health related issues, were treated/seen by a doctor within four hours, and how many waited longer than four hours to be treated.

If possible, please give a breakdown of how long those waiting four+ hours were waiting, e.g. six, seven hours etc.

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2017-324 – FOI request – 2016 waiting times for A&E mental health attendees [12 kb] Ms Excel