Reference 2017-187

REF:            2017-187

Subject:        Delayed transfers of care

          

 

Request:

  1. I wish to be informed of the numbers of individual delayed transfers of care per month, from the acute trust to social care occurring at Royal Bolton Hospital for the 6 month period from 1st September 2016 to 28 February 2017.
  1. I would like also to know if possible, the number of DTOC days and the cost per day and/or in total to the trust over the same period.

 

 

Response:

1.    I wish to be informed of the numbers of individual delayed transfers of care per month, from the acute trust to social care occurring at Royal Bolton Hospital for the 6 month period from 1st September 2016 to 28 February 2017.

 

Sept 80 pts

Oct  89 pts

Nov  65 pts

Dec  57 pts

Jan  67 pts

Feb  62 pts

2.    I would like also to know if possible, the number of DTOC days and the cost per day and/or in total to the trust over the same period. We do not record, calculate or report the cost of DTOC and as such are unable to answer the question.