Reference 2017-466

REF:            2017-466

Subject:        Closure of children’s ward/s




  1. On how many occasions have your children’s wards been closed to new admissions during financial years 2010/2011, 2014/15, 2015/16 and 2016/17?
  2. For each children’s ward closure, please state the duration of and the reason for the closure.
  3. For each children’s ward closure, please also state the number of patients which were diverted elsewhere as a result of the ward closing.


For my queries I attach an Excel document with a table for ease of inputting the data. I would be most grateful if you would please use it should you find that format helpful.




Please find information attached.

2017-466 – FOI request – Closure of childrens wards [11 kb] Ms Excel