Reference 2018-222

REF:            2018-222

Subject:        CAHMS waiting times

 

Request:

1.a. What was the average waiting time for patients referred to the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust during the financial year 2017-2018, and what was their age and gender?

1.b. What was the average waiting time for patients referred to the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust during the financial year 2016-2017, and what was their age and gender?

1.c. What was the average waiting time for patients referred to the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust during the financial year 2015-2016, and what was their age and gender?

2.a. What was the longest waiting time for a patient referred to the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust during the financial year 2017-2018, and what was their age and gender?

2.b. What was the longest waiting time for a patient referred to the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust during the financial year 2016-2017, and what was their age and gender?

2.c. What was the longest waiting time for a patient referred to the Child and Mental  Health Services at your trust during the financial year 2015-2016, and what was their age and gender?

3.a. How often did limited capacity mean your trust had to decline access to services for patients referred to the Child and Mental Health Services during the financial year 2017-2018?

3.b. How often did limited capacity mean your trust had to decline access to services for patients referred to the Child and Mental Health Services during the financial year 2016-2017?

3.c. How often did limited capacity mean your trust had to decline access to services for patients referred to the Child and Mental Health Services during the financial year 2015-2016?

4.a. What’s the furthest distance a patient has had to travel from your trust to find adequate, available care from the Child and Mental Health Services during the financial year 2017-2018, having been turned away due to a lack of resources, and what was their age and gender?

4.b. What’s the furthest distance a patient has had to travel from your trust to find adequate, available care from the Child and Mental Health Services during the financial year 2016-2017, having been turned away due to a lack of resources, and what was their age and gender?

4.c. What’s the furthest distance a patient has had to travel from your trust to find adequate, available care from the Child and Mental Health Services during the financial year 2015-2016, having been turned away due to a lack of resources, and what was their age and gender?

5.a. What age was the youngest patient dealt with by the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust during the financial year 2017-2018?

5.b. What age was the youngest patient dealt with by the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust during the financial year 2016-2017?

5.c. What age was the youngest patient dealt with by the Child and Mental Health Services at your trust during the financial year 2015-2016?

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2018-222 – FOI request – CAHMS waiting times [117 KB] PDF

2018-222 – FOI request – CAHMS waiting times [30 kb] Ms Excel