Reference 2017-312

REF:            2017-312

Subject:        Critical care beds




Question 1: What is the total number of critical care beds (Level 2 and Level 3) per 100,000 of the population your trust serves?

  1. If you cover both secondary and tertiary care, please provide your TOTAL bed: population ratio for the whole trust, AND a figure for both types of service

Question 2: How many critically ill patients were transferred from your hospital to another hospital’s critical care unit for non-clinical reasons in 2016-17?

Question 3: How many days in 2016-17 was the occupancy of your critical care beds over 85% at least one point during those 24 hours?

Question 4: How many patients had an elective operation cancelled due to lack of a critical care bed capacity in 2016-17?

Question 5: How many days in 2016-17 was at least one critical care bed closed due to lack of staff for at least part of the day?




Please find information attached.

2017-312 – FOI request – Critical care beds [19 kb] Ms Excel