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Forthcoming Publications

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Forthcoming Publications

This page contains all National Statistics (and non-National Statistics) releases due for publication in the coming months. All releases from the current calendar year can be found on the Latest releases page and an archive of all releases published in previous years, back to 2003, can be accessed on the archive releases page.

A more detailed list of National Statistics, which gives contact details for further information, can be viewed on the Scottish Government website.

ISD statistics are published on Tuesdays at 9.30am.

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To be published: 2 May 2017

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

Numbers of patients delayed at census point by reason and length of delay, analysed by NHS Board and Local Authority of Residence. Also provide the number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients.

For more information contact: Deanna Campbell 0141 282 2338, Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117 Peter McClurg 0131 275 7735 or Lauren Dickson 0141 282 2348

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, Compliance - 4 hours standard at national, board and hospital level, 4 / 8 / 12 hour waiting times and discharge destination at national, board and hospital level.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341, Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707 or Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

To be published: 9 May 2017

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341, Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

Prescribing Statistics-Monthly Prescribing Activity Data (Experimental Statistics)

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of February 2017. A dashboard will also available to enable preview the data without downloading the large file. The data extract will also feed into existing dashboards which present historical data already published elsewhere on the ISD website (in the April 2017 Summary stats dashboard) .

For more information contact: James MacKerrow 0131 275 6266, Graeme Paulley 0141 282 2930 or Toby Stead 0131 314 1709

To be published: 16 May 2017

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341, Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

To be published: 23 May 2017

Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios

Quarterly release of the Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios (HSMR's) of all hospitals participating in the Scottish Patient Safety Programme.

For more information contact: Robyn Munro 0131 275 6967 or David Caldwell 0131 275 7421

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341, Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

To be published: 30 May 2017

Unintentional Injuries

Table of emergency hospital admissions as a result of a fall. Updated version of Table 16 from annual Unintentional Injuries publication.

For more information contact: Celina Davies 0131 275 6199

Quality Outcome Measure 10: The Percentage of last six months of life spent at home or in a community setting

Sixth publication of Quality Outcome Measure 10: The Percentage of last six months of life spent at home or in a community setting.

For more information contact: Andrew Lee 0131 275 7594 or Martin McKenna 0141 282 2179

Abortions Statistics, Termination Statistics

Annual - derived from statutory notification

For more information contact: Kirsten Monteath 0131 275 6839 or Samantha Clarke 0131 275 6149

NHS Waiting Times - Diagnostics

Update of Waiting Times Statistics Quarterly waiting times statistics for Diagnostics - Information on number of patients waiting for a key diagnostic test.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

NHS Waiting Times - 18 Weeks Referral to Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics: Quarterly waiting times statistics for the 18 weeks Referral to Treatment standard.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

IVF Waiting Times

Waiting times for IVF in Scotland. Eligible patients will commence IVF treatment within 12 months by 31 March 2015. This publication will show progress towards that target.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341, Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

NHS Waiting Times - Stage of Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics, Quarterly waiting times statistics for the stage of treatment - Summary of waiting times and waiting lists in the acute sector of NHS Scotland.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

To be published: 6 June 2017

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Waiting Times

Waiting times for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Scotland. From March 2013 patients should have to wait no more than 26 weeks from referral to treatment, reducing to 18 weeks from December 2014. This publication will show progress towards that standard.

For more information contact: Michelle Kirkpatrick 0131 2756458 Alex Chandler 0131 275 6169 or Brendan De Moor 0131 275 1201

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, Compliance - 4 hours standard at national, board and hospital level, 4 / 8 / 12 hour waiting times and discharge destination at national, board and hospital level.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341, Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707 or Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

Numbers of patients delayed at census point by reason and length of delay, analysed by NHS Board and Local Authority of Residence. Also provide the number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients.

For more information contact: Deanna Campbell 0141 282 2338, Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117 Peter McClurg 0131 275 7735 or Lauren Dickson 0141 282 2348

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) in NHSScotland: Characteristics of the workforce supply

Describes the characteristics of clinical staff employed in NHSScotland CAMHS as at 31st March 2017.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422 or Lynne Jarvis 0131 275 6424

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times

Waiting times for Psychological Therapies in Scotland. From December 2014 patients should have to wait no more than 18 weeks from referral to treatment. This publication will show progress towards that target. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Michelle Kirkpatrick 0131 2756458 Alex Chandler 0131 275 6169 or Santiago Nieva 0131 275 7186

Workforce - Quarterly update of Staff in Post, Vacancies and Turnover

Updates to NHSScotland workforce information - Staff in post; staff turnover; vacancies for nursing and midwifery staff, allied health professions and consultants.

For more information contact: Sian Guy 0141 282 2313 Stuart Kerr 0131 275 6363 or Stephen Bush 0131 275 6809

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

Workforce Planning for Psychology Services in NHSScotland - Characteristics of the Workforce within Psychology Services

Describes the characteristics of clinical staff employed in NHSScotland Psychology Services on a quarterly basis.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

To be published: 13 June 2017

Chronic Pain Waiting Times

Update of Quarterly Waiting Times Statistics for Chronic Pain Waiting Times.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Prescribing Statistics-Monthly Prescribing Activity Data (Experimental Statistics)

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of March 2017. A dashboard will also available to enable preview the data without downloading the large file. The data extract will also feed into existing dashboards which present historical data already published elsewhere on the ISD website (in the May 2017 Summary stats dashboard) .

For more information contact: James MacKerrow 0131 275 6266, Graeme Paulley 0141 282 2930 or Toby Stead 0131 314 1709

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

Provision of Injecting Equipment in Scotland 2015/2016 Report

Number of patients delayed at census point by reason and length of delay,analysed by NHS Board and Local Authority of Residence. Also provide the number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

To be published: 20 June 2017

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Benchmarking Balanced Scorecard

Quarterly update of the CAMHS Benchmarking tools.

For more information contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231 or Lynn Girdwood 0141 282 2046

Allied Health Professionals Musculoskeletal Waiting Times

Waiting times for AHP MSK in Scotland. From 1 April 2016, the maximum wait for AHP MSK Services from referral to first clinical out-patient appointment will be 4 weeks (for 90% of patients). First clinical appointment may be by telephone, video or face to face. This publication will show progress towards that target. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

To be published: 27 June 2017

Cancer Waiting Times

Quarterly Cancer Waiting Times statistics for the 62-day standard: patients urgently referred with a suspicion of cancer to first cancer treatment; and for the 31-day standard: all patients regardless of the route of referral from date decision to treat to first cancer treatment by NHS Board, Cancer Network and Cancer Type.

For more information contact: Elaine Parry 0131 275 6655

ColorectaI Cancer Quality Performance Indicators

National reporting of Colorectal Cancer Quality Performance Indicators.

For more information contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231

Childhood Immunisation Statistics Scotland

Childhood immunisation uptake rates by 12 and 24 months of age, and 5 and 6 years of age, for the quarter ending March 2017.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833 or Ben Tait 0131 275 6613

Integrated Resource Framework (IRF) NHS Scotland and Local Authority Social Care Expenditure

Integrated Resource Framework annual mapping- providing information on NHS Scotland and Local Authority Social Care Expenditure.

For more information contact: Laura Marchbank 0141 282 2160

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds information

Provides a range of statistics relating to acute hospital activity and bed availability.

For more information contact: Kirsty Anderson 0141 282 2243

National Drug and Alcohol Treatment Waiting Times

Information on the number of clients seen and the length of time they waited, and the progress towards the Scottish Government HEAT standard, quarter ending December 2016. Data presented by Health Board and Alcohol and Drug Partnership (ADP). Includes information on number of clients seen in prison and length of time they waited.

For more information contact: Kathy McGregor 0131 275 6551

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

ScotPHO website quarterly updates

The ScotPHO website is partially updated each quarter with different topics updated in different quarters.

For more information contact: Victoria Elliot 0131 275 7446 or Barbara Graham 0131 275 6320

Alcohol Brief Interventions, 2016/17 LDP Standard Report

This publication presents the number of Alcohol Brief Interventions (ABI) delivered in Scotland up to 2016/17. Alcohol Brief Interventions are consultations which aim to help individuals cut down their drinking to within sensible guidelines.

For more information contact: Richard Lawder 0131 275 6477

To be published: July 2017

Prescribing Statistics – Monthly Prescribing Activity Data (Experimental Statistics), July 2017 Release

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of April 2017. A dashboard will also available to enable preview the data without downloading the large file. The data extract will also feed into existing dashboards which present historical data already published elsewhere on the ISD website (in the June 2017 Summary stats dashboard).

For more information contact: James MacKerrow 0131 275 6266 Graeme Paulley 0141 282 2930 or Toby Stead 0131 314 1709

Teenage Pregnancies

Annual summary of teenage pregnancy rates by health board area and local council area (based on age at / year of conception) for, year ending 31st December 2016.

For more information contact: Stuart Wrigglesworth 0131 275 7128

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/Hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, Compliance - 4 hours standard at national, board and hospital level, 4 / 8 / 12 hour waiting times and discharge destination at national, board and hospital level.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

Numbers of patients delayed at census point by reason and length of delay, analysed by NHS Board and Local Authority of Residence. Also provide the number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients.

For more information contact: Deanna Campbell 0141 282 2338 Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117 Peter McClurg 0131 275 7735 or Lauren Dickson 0141 282 2348

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

Detect Cancer Early Staging Data

Number and percentage of patients by stage at diagnosis for breast, colorectal and lung cancer by NHS board of residence, cancer network and Scotland for 2015 and 2016 years combined.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

To be published: 1 August 2017

Improving ethnic data collection for equality and diversity monitoring

The report relates to SMR00/01 records completed with a known ethnic group by NHS Board publishing data up until March 2017.

For more information contact: Colin Fischbacher 0131 275 7063 or Elizabeth Cole 0131 275 7036

NHS Waiting Times - Diagnostics

Update of Waiting Times Statistics Quarterly waiting times statistics for Diagnostics - Information on number of patients waiting for a key diagnostic test.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios

Quarterly release of the Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios (HSMR's) of all hospitals participating in the Scottish Patient Safety Programme.

For more information contact: Robyn Munro 0131 275 6967 or David Caldwell 0131 275 7421

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/Hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, Compliance - 4 hours standard at national, board and hospital level, 4 / 8 / 12 hour waiting times and discharge destination at national, board and hospital level.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707 or Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515

NHS Waiting Times - Stage of Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics, Quarterly waiting times statistics for the stage of treatment - Summary of waiting times and waiting lists in the acute sector of NHS Scotland.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Scottish Bowel Screening Programme Statistics

Bowel screening key performance indicators for Scotland and NHS Boards. Includes uptake, laboratory and clinical outcomes of screened individuals. November 2014 - October 2016.

For more information contact: Greig Stanners 0141 282 2333

NHS Waiting Times - 18 Weeks Referral to Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics: Quarterly waiting times statistics for the 18 weeks Referral to Treatment standard.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Prescribing Statistics – Monthly Prescribing Activity Data (Experimental Statistics), August 2017 Release

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of May 2017. A dashboard will also available to enable preview the data without downloading the large file. The data extract will also feed into existing dashboards which present historical data already published elsewhere on the ISD website (in the July 2017 Summary stats dashboard).

For more information contact: James MacKerrow 0131 275 6266 Graeme Paulley 0141 282 2930 or Toby Stead 0131 314 1709

IVF Waiting Times

Waiting times for IVF in Scotland. Eligible patients will commence IVF treatment within 12 months by 31 March 2015. This publication will show progress against that standard.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

Numbers of patients delayed at census point by reason and length of delay, analysed by NHS Board and Local Authority of Residence. Also provide the number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients.

For more information contact: Deanna Campbell 0141 282 2338 Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117 Peter McClurg 0131 275 7735 or Lauren Dickson 0141 282 2348

To be published: September 2017

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

Resource Allocation Formula (NRAC)

NHSScotland 2018/19 Revenue Budget target shares for NHS Boards calculated using the Resource Allocation formula (NRAC)

For more information contact: Lynne Jarvis 0131 275 6424 Ciaran McCloskey 0131 275 6270 or Sarah Touati 0131 314 1037

Childhood Immunisation Statistics Scotland

Childhood immunisation uptake rates by 12 and 24 months of age, and 5 and 6 years of age, for the quarter ending June 2017.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833 or Ben Tait 0131 275 6613

Heart Disease Indicators

Information on clinical indicators relating to heart disease. This includes length of stay, readmissions and mortality for congestive heart failure, myocardial infarction, percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and coronary artery bypass grafts (CABG) by NHS Board. Includes data up to September 2015.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, Compliance - 4 hours standard at national, board and hospital level, 4 / 8 / 12 hour waiting times and discharge destination at national, board and hospital level.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707 or Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515

Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC) Key Clinical Indicator (KCI), LARC - 2017

Report on one of the set of population based key clinical indicators looking at long acting reversible contraception (LARC)

For more information contact: Celina Davis 0131 275 6199

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times

Waiting times for Psychological Therapies in Scotland. From December 2014 patients should have to wait no more than 18 weeks from referral to treatment. This publication will show progress towards that standard. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Michelle Kirkpatrick 0131 2756458 Alex Chandler 0131 275 6169 or Santiago Nieva 0131 275 7186

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Waiting Times

Waiting times for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Scotland. From March 2013 patients should have to wait no more than 26 weeks from referral to treatment, reducing to 18 weeks from December 2014. This publication will show progress towards that target.

For more information contact: Michelle Kirkpatrick 0131 2756458 Alex Chandler 0131 275 6169 or Brendan De Moor 0131 275 1201

Allied Health Professionals Musculoskeletal Waiting Times

Waiting times for AHP MSK in Scotland. From 1 April 2016, the maximum wait for AHP MSK Services from referral to first clinical out-patient appointment will be 4 weeks (for 90% of patients). First clinical appointment may be by telephone, video or face to face. This publication will show progress towards that target. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/Hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Chronic Pain Waiting Times

Update of Quarterly Waiting Times Statistics for Chronic Pain Waiting Times.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Cancer Waiting Times

Quarterly Cancer Waiting Times statistics for the 62-day standard: patients urgently referred with a suspicion of cancer to first cancer treatment; and for the 31-day standard: all patients regardless of the route of referral from date decision to treat to first cancer treatment by NHS Board, Cancer Network and Cancer Type.

For more information contact: Elaine Parry 0131 275 6655

Cancer Survival Statistics

Cancer survival at 1, 3, 5 & 10 years for selected cancer sites will be updated.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

Scottish Cervical Screening Programme Statistics

Annual update (including quarterly data) of cervical screening statistics to 31 March 2016. Includes uptake, reporting times, number of smears processed and results.

For more information contact: John Quinn 0131 275 6573

Prescribing Statistics – Monthly Prescribing Activity Data (Experimental Statistics)

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of June 2017. A dashboard will also available to enable preview the data without downloading the large file. The data extract will also feed into existing dashboards which present historical data already published elsewhere on the ISD website (in the August 2017 Summary stats dashboard).

For more information contact: James MacKerrow 0131 275 6266 Graeme Paulley 0141 282 2930 or Toby Stead 0131 314 1709

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

Numbers of patients delayed at census point by reason and length of delay, analysed by NHS Board and Local Authority of Residence. Also provide the number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients.

For more information contact: Deanna Campbell 0141 282 2338 Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117 Peter McClurg 0131 275 7735

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) in NHSScotland: Characteristics of the workforce supply

Describes the characteristics of clinical staff employed in NHSScotland CAMHS as at 30th June 2017.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

Workforce Planning for Psychology Services in NHSScotland - Characteristics of the Workforce within Psychology Services

Describes the characteristics of clinical staff employed in NHSScotland Psychology Services on a quarterly basis.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

National Drug and Alcohol Treatment Waiting Times

Information on the number of clients seen and the length of time they waited, and the progress towards the Scottish Government HEAT standard, quarter ending December 2016. Data presented by Health Board and Alcohol and Drug Partnership (ADP). Includes information on number of clients seen in prison and length of time they waited.

For more information contact: Kathy McGregor 0131 275 6551

Workforce - Quarterly update of Staff in Post, Vacancies and Turnover

Updates to NHSScotland workforce information - Staff in post; staff turnover; vacancies for nursing and midwifery staff, allied health professions and consultants.

For more information contact: Sian Guy 0141 282 2313

To be published: October 2017

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/Hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Care Home Census

Analysis of Care Home Census 2015. Information on the number of residents and places in care homes analysed at local authority level. Also contains demographic information on individual residents.

For more information contact: Ahmed Mahmoud 0131 275 7555 Rachel Porteous 0131 275 7491 or Peter McClurg 0131 275 7735

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

Numbers of patients delayed at census point by reason and length of delay, analysed by NHS Board and Local Authority of Residence. Also provide the number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients.

For more information contact: Deanna Campbell 0141 282 2338 Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117 Peter McClurg 0131 275 7735

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds information, October 2017 release

Provides a range of statistics relating to acute hospital activity and bed availability.

For more information contact: Kirsty Anderson 0141 282 2243

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds information, Annual 2017 release

Provides a range of statistics relating to acute hospital activity and bed availability.

For more information contact: Kirsty Anderson 0141 282 2243

Prescribing Statistics – Monthly Prescribing Activity Data (Experimental Statistics)

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of July 2017. A dashboard will also available to enable preview the data without downloading the large file. The data extract will also feed into existing dashboards which present historical data already published elsewhere on the ISD website (in the September 2017 Summary stats dashboard).

For more information contact: James MacKerrow 0131 275 6266 Graeme Paulley 0141 282 2930 or Toby Stead 0131 314 1709

Cancer Mortality

Detailed cancer mortality data for 2016 for over 40 cancer sites will be provided following the NRS release of high-level data.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

Breastfeeding Statistics

Breastfeeding rates for financial year 2016/17.

For more information contact: Susanne Brunton 0131 275 7646 or Samantha Clarke 0131 275 6149

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, Compliance - 4 hours standard at national, board and hospital level, 4 / 8 / 12 hour waiting times and discharge destination at national, board and hospital level.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707 or Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515

Complaints Statistics

Information on complaints received by NHS organisations, giving details of, for example, response times and issues raised. Complaints for 2016-2017.

For more information contact: Robyn Munro 0131 275 6967 or Alan Finlayson 0131 275 6271

To be published: November 2017

Births in Scottish Hospitals

Annual summary of births in NHS Hospitals including, for example, trends in caesarean section rates, age of mother for year ending 31 March 2017.

For more information contact: Stuart Wrigglesworth 0131 275 7128

IVF Waiting Times

Waiting times for IVF in Scotland. Eligible patients will commence IVF treatment within 12 months by 31 March 2015. This publication will show progress against that standard.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

NHS Waiting Times - Diagnostics

Update of Waiting Times Statistics Quarterly waiting times statistics for Diagnostics - Information on number of patients waiting for a key diagnostic test.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

NHS Waiting Times - Stage of Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics, Quarterly waiting times statistics for the stage of treatment - Summary of waiting times and waiting lists in the acute sector of NHS Scotland.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

NHS Waiting Times - 18 Weeks Referral to Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics: Quarterly waiting times statistics for the 18 weeks Referral to Treatment standard.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, Compliance - 4 hours standard at national, board and hospital level, 4 / 8 / 12 hour waiting times and discharge destination at national, board and hospital level.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707 or Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515

HPV Immunisation Statistics Scotland

HPV immunisation uptake rates for school year 2016/17

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833 or Ben Tait 0131 275 6613

Teenage Booster Immunisation Statistics Scotland

Teenage Td/IPV booster and teenage MenACWY booster immunisation uptake rates for school year 2016/17

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833 or Ben Tait 0131 275 6613

Lymphoma Cancer Quality Performance Indicators, November 2017

National publication of Lymphoma Cancer Quality Performance Indicators

For more information contact: John Connor tel. 0141 282 2231

Prescribing Statistics – Monthly Prescribing Activity Data (Experimental Statistics)

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of August 2017. A dashboard will also available to enable preview the data without downloading the large file. The data extract will also feed into existing dashboards which present historical data already published elsewhere on the ISD website (in the October 2017 Summary stats dashboard).

For more information contact: James MacKerrow 0131 275 6266 Graeme Paulley 0141 282 2930 or Toby Stead 0131 314 1709

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

Numbers of patients delayed at census point by reason and length of delay, analysed by NHS Board and Local Authority of Residence. Also provide the number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients.

For more information contact: Deanna Campbell 0141 282 2338 Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117 Peter McClurg 0131 275 7735

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios

Quarterly release of the Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios (HSMR's) of all hospitals participating in the Scottish Patient Safety Programme.

For more information contact: Robyn Munro 0131 275 6967 or David Caldwell 0131 275 7421

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/Hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

To be published: December 2017

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) in NHSScotland: Characteristics of the workforce supply

Describes the characteristics of clinical staff employed in NHSScotland CAMHS as at 30th September 2017.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds information, October 2017 release

Provides a range of statistics relating to acute hospital activity and bed availability.

For more information contact: Kirsty Anderson 0141 282 2243

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, Compliance - 4 hours standard at national, board and hospital level, 4 / 8 / 12 hour waiting times and discharge destination at national, board and hospital level.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707 or Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515

NHS Performs - Weekly Update of Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Time Statistics

This release of NHS Performs includes official statistics collected by ISD Scotland on attendances at Emergency Departments (EDs) across Scotland. The information presented in this release includes the number of attendances and 4, 8 and 12 hour waits at EDs.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515 or Ewout Jaspers 0131 314 1707

Primary 1 Body Mass Index (BMI) statistics

Annual udpate of statistics on high and low Body Mass Index (BMI) for children in primary 1 in school year 2015/16 (including obesity statistics).

For more information contact: Susanne Brunton 0131 275 7646 or Michael Nisbett 0141 282 2196

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times,

Waiting times for Psychological Therapies in Scotland. From December 2014 patients should have to wait no more than 18 weeks from referral to treatment. This publication will show progress towards that standard. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Michelle Kirkpatrick 0131 275 6458 Alex Chandler 0131 275 6169 or Santiago Nieva 0131 275 7186

Workforce - Quarterly update of Staff in Post, Vacancies and Turnover

Updates to NHSScotland workforce information - Staff in post; staff turnover; vacancies for nursing and midwifery staff, allied health professions and consultants.

For more information contact: Sian Guy 0141 282 2313

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Waiting Times

Waiting times for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Scotland.From March 2013 patients should have to wait no more than 26 weeks from referral to treatment, reducing to 18 weeks from December 2014. This publication will show progress towards that standard.

For more information contact: Michelle Kirkpatrick 0131 275 6458 Alex Chandler 0131 275 6169 or Brendan De Moor 0131 275 1201

Chronic Pain Waiting Times

Update of Quarterly Waiting Times Statistics for Chronic Pain Waiting Times.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/Hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Cancer Waiting Times

Quarterly Cancer Waiting Times statistics for the 62-day standard: patients urgently referred with a suspicion of cancer to first cancer treatment; and for the 31-day standard: all patients regardless of the route of referral from date decision to treat to first cancer treatment by NHS Board, Cancer Network and Cancer Type.

For more information contact: Elaine Parry 0131275 6655

Allied Health Professionals Musculoskeletal Waiting Times

Waiting times for AHP MSK in Scotland. From 1 April 2016, the maximum wait for AHP MSK Services from referral to first clinical out-patient appointment will be 4 weeks (for 90% of patients). First clinical appointment may be by telephone, video or face to face. This publication will show progress towards that target. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Workforce Planning for Psychology Services in NHSScotland - Characteristics of the Workforce within Psychology Services

Describes the characteristics of clinical staff employed in NHSScotland Psychology Services on a quarterly basis.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

Childhood Immunisation Statistics Scotland

Childhood immunisation uptake rates by 12 and 24 months of age, and 5 and 6 years of age, for the quarter ending September 2017.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833 or Ben Tait 0131 275 6613

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

Numbers of patients delayed at census point by reason and length of delay, analysed by NHS Board and Local Authority of Residence. Also provide the number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients.

For more information contact: Deanna Campbell 0141 282 2338 Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117 Peter McClurg 0131 275 7735

To be published: January 2018

Stroke Statistics update

Annual update of stroke statistics. A full update including information on mortality, hospital activity and operations, incidence, and prescribing.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

Heart Disease Statistics update

Annual update of heart disease statistics. A full update including mortality, hospital activity and operations, incidence and prescribing.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/Hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

To be published: February 2018

27-30 Month Review Statistics

This release will include analysis on the coverage of the review and childhood development for children who turned 27 months during 2016/17.

For more information contact: Susanne Brunton 0131 275 7646 or John Rankin 0131 275 6936

Scottish Bowel Screening Programme Statistics

Bowel screening key performance indicators for Scotland and NHS Boards. Includes uptake, laboratory and clinical outcomes of screened individuals. May 2015 - April 2017.

For more information contact: Greig Stanners 0141 282 2333

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/Hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

NHS Waiting Times - 18 Weeks Referral to Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics: Quarterly waiting times statistics for the 18 weeks Referral to Treatment standard.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

NHS Waiting Times - Stage of Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics, Quarterly waiting times statistics for the stage of treatment - Summary of waiting times and waiting lists in the acute sector of NHS Scotland.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

IVF Waiting Times

Waiting times for IVF in Scotland. Eligible patients will commence IVF treatment within 12 months by 31 March 2015. This publication shows progress against that standard.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Improving ethnic data collection for equality and diversity monitoring NHS Scotland

The report relates to SMR00/01 records completed with a known ethnic group by NHS Board publishing data up until September 2017.

For more information contact: Colin Fischbacher 0131 275 7063 or Elizabeth Cole 0131 275 7036

NHS Waiting Times - Diagnostics

Update of Waiting Times Statistics Quarterly waiting times statistics for Diagnostics - Information on number of patients waiting for a key diagnostic test.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

To be published: March 2018

Cancer Incidence

Annual update of cancer registration information.Information will be added for patients diagnosed in 2016 for approximately 50 cancer sites.

For more information contact: Andrew Deas 0131 275 7030

Workforce - Quarterly update of Staff in Post, Vacancies and Turnover
Updates to NHSScotland workforce information - Staff in post; staff turnover; vacancies for nursing and midwifery staff, allied health professions and consultants.

For more information contact: Sian Guy 0141 282 2313

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds information
Provides a range of statistics relating to acute hospital activity and bed availability.

For more information contact: Kirsty Anderson 0141 282 2243

Cancer Waiting Times
Quarterly Cancer Waiting Times statistics for the 62-day standard: patients urgently referred with a suspicion of cancer to first cancer treatment; and for the 31-day standard: all patients regardless of the route of referral from date decision to treat to first cancer treatment by NHS Board, Cancer Network and Cancer Type.

For more information contact: Elaine Parry 0131 275 6655

Childhood Immunisation Statistics Scotland
Childhood immunisation uptake rates by 12 and 24 months of age, and 5 and 6 years of age, for the quarter and calendar year ending December 2017.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833 Ben Tait 0131 275 6613

Scottish Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Screening Programme Statistics
Scottish Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) screening programme statistics to 31 March 2017.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833 or Ben Tait 0131 275 6613

Unintentional Injuries

Summary of unintentional injuries resulting in death or hospital admission. Emergency hospital admissions updated to year ending March 2017. Deaths updated to year ending 2016. Includes information relating to assaults and knife wounds.

For more information contact: Celina Davies 0131 275 6199

Chronic Pain Waiting Times

Update of Quarterly Waiting Times Statistics for Chronic Pain Waiting Times.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0131 275 6676

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0131 275 6676

Allied Health Professionals-Musculoskeletal Waiting Times

Waiting times for AHP MSK in Scotland. From 1 April 2016, the maximum wait for AHP MSK Services from referral to first clinical out-patient appointment will be 4 weeks (for 90% of patients). First clinical appointment may be by telephone, video or face to face. This publication will show progress towards that target. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times,

Waiting times for Psychological Therapies in Scotland. From December 2014 patients should have to wait no more than 18 weeks from referral to treatment. This publication will show progress towards that standard. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Michelle Kirkpatrick 0131 275 6458 Alex Chandler 0131 275 6169 or Santiago Nieva 0131 275 7186

Scottish Breast Screening Programme Statistics
p>Annual update of breast screening statistics to 31 March 2017, including uptake, cancer detection rates, biopsy results and other outcomes

For more information contact: John Quinn 0131 275 6573

Cancelled Planned Operations

Statistics on NHS Board/hospital cancellations of operations for patients who have been booked for an elective scheduled theatre operation.

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0141 282 6676

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Waiting Times

Waiting times for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Scotland.From March 2013 patients should have to wait no more than 26 weeks from referral to treatment, reducing to 18 weeks from December 2014. This publication will show progress towards that standard.

For more information contact: Michelle Kirkpatrick 0131 275 6458 Alex Chandler 0131 275 6169 or Brendan De Moor 0131 275 1201

 

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Prescribing Statistics-Monthly Prescribing Activity Data (Experimental Statistics)   more

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