Reference 2017-718

REF:            2017-718    

Subject:        CAMHS patients

 

Request:

I would like to be provided with out-of-area placement data for children using CAMHS services at your Trust. I would like to know how far they have had to travel from their home in order to access treatment with you in the past three years, broken down by year.

By children, I am referring to all mental health patients under the age of 18.

I would be grateful if you could break this down in miles, in the following categories:

  • Number of children who have had to travel zero to 10 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015
  • Number of children who have had to travel zero to 10 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016
  • Number of children who have had to travel zero to 10 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017
  • Number of children who have had to travel 11 to 20 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015
  • Number of children who have had to travel 11 to 20 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016
  • Number of children who have had to travel 11 to 20 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017
  • Number of children who have had to travel 21 to 30 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015
  • Number of children who have had to travel 21 to 30 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016
  • Number of children who have had to travel 21 to 30 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017
  • Number of children who have had to travel 31 to 40 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015
  • Number of children who have had to travel 31 to 40 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016
  • Number of children who have had to travel 31 to 40 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017
  • Number of children who have had to travel 41 to 50 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015
  • Number of children who have had to travel 41 to 50 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016
  • Number of children who have had to travel 41 to 50 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017
  • Number of children who have had to travel 51 to 60 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015
  • Number of children who have had to travel 51 to 60 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016
  • Number of children who have had to travel 51 to 60 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017
  • Number of children who have had to travel 61 to 70 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015
  • Number of children who have had to travel 61 to 70 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016
  • Number of children who have had to travel 61 to 70 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017
  • Number of children who have had to travel 71 to 80 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015
  • Number of children who have had to travel 71 to 80 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016
  • Number of children who have had to travel 71 to 80 miles  to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017
  • Number of children who have had to travel 81 to 90 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015
  • Number of children who have had to travel 81 to 90 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016
  • Number of children who have had to travel 81 to 90 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017
  • Number of children who have had to travel 91 to 100 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015
  • Number of children who have had to travel 91 to 100 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016
  • Number of children who have had to travel 91 to 100 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017
  • Any children who have had to travel over 100 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2015, with the number of miles for each
  • Any children who have had to travel over 100 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2016, with the number of miles for each
  • Any children who have had to travel over 100 miles to access CAMHS treatment at your Trust in 2017, with the number of miles for each

 

 

Response:

We do not hold this information. Whilst we hold the postcode, it would take a lot of work for us to calculate that relative to here for every single postcode and is not something that we hold.