Reference 2020-158

REF:          2020-158 

Subject:      Bed blocking 

 

 

Request:

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I request the following:

I request the information for the following years:

 

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

2018-19

2019-20

2020-present

 

-The number of patients stuck in hospital due to delayed transfers of care, also known as bed blocking. Please tell me the reasons for their delayed transfer and be as specific as possible.

-The length of time these patients were stuck in hospital.

-The number of patients stuck in hospital due to delayed transfers of care (bed blocking) because they have hoarding disorder.

-The length of time these patients were stuck in hospital.

 

 

 

Response:        

We are only able to answer the first two questions, and this data is limited, too: based on Acute delays from 1.4.2018 to 29.2.2020 (as per our readily available data).

We unable to answer questions 3 & 4.

Please find information attached.

2020-158 – FOI request – Bed blocking [13 kb] Ms Excel

 

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