Reference 2018-368

REF:           2018-368

Subject:       CAMHS referrals

 

Request:

How many referrals were made to CAMHS from any possible referrer for the last three financial years (April 1 2015 – March 31 2016, April 1 2016 – March 31 2017, April 1 2017 – March 31 2018)?

How many were accepted for each of the years above?

Of those accepted, how many had any of the below factors known or believed to be evident (if information is available), for each of the years above?

– Previous contact with CAMHS

– Recurrent threats or acts of self-harm

– High levels of risk

– Eating disorders

How many accepted were from each type of referrer (e.g. GP, A&E etc.) for each of the years above?

What was the mean and median waiting time between referral and treatment for each of the years above?

How many were declined for each of the years above?

Of those rejected, how many had any of the below factors known or believed to be evident (if information is available), for each of the years above?

– Previous contact with CAMHS

– Recurrent threats or acts of self-harm

– High levels of risk

– Eating disorders

How many rejected were from each type of referrer (e.g. GP, A&E etc.) for each of the years above?

 

Response:

How many referrals were made to CAMHS from any possible referrer for the last three financial years (April 1 2015 – March 31 2016, April 1 2016 – March 31 2017,  April 1 2017 – March 31 2018)? Please find information attached.

2018-368 – FOI Request – CAMHS Referrals [12 kb] MS Excel

How many were accepted for each of the years above?
Of those accepted, how many had any of the below factors known or believed to be evident (if information is available), for each of the years above? – Previous contact with CAMHS – Recurrent threats or acts of self-harm – High levels of risk – Eating disorders We do not record this information.
How many accepted were from each type of referrer (e.g. GP, A&E etc) for each of the years above? What was the mean and median waiting time between referral and treatment for each of the years above? Please find information attached (above).
How many were declined for each of the years above?
Of those rejected, how many had any of the below factors known or believed to be evident (if information is available), for each of the years above?  – Previous contact with CAMHS – Recurrent threats or acts of self-harm  – High levels of risk – Eating disorders We do not record this information.
How many rejected were from each type of referrer (e.g. GP, A&E etc.) for each of the years above? We do not record this information.