Reference 2019-92

REF:           2019-92

Subject:       Children aged 0 – 5 with suspected autism



In your Trust area, what is the actual, average duration from receipt of referral to initial assessment / triage. NB If there is no initial assessment/triage stage, what is the actual, average time from referral (Stage 1) to a diagnosis appointment (Stage 3)?

If there is an initial assessment/triage process in your locality, what is the actual, average duration from initial assessment/triage (2) to formal diagnostic clinic appointment (3)?

What was the number of children aged 0 – 5 receiving a formal diagnosis of autism in the last full year for which records are available?

What was the average age of these children at the point of formal diagnosis?




Please find information attached.

2019-92 – FOI Request – Children aged 0 – 5 with suspected autism [115 kb] PDF

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