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Average delayed transfers of care bed attributable to NHS and Social Care (for those aged 18 and over), per 100,000 population (12 month average) (10765) Metric type

URI
http://id.esd.org.uk/metricType/10765
Help text
Average number of delayed transfers of care attributable to NHS and Social Care on a particular day taken over the year divided by the size of the adult population in the area (aged 18 and over) multiplied by 100,000.

A delayed transfer of care occurs when a patient is ready for transfer from a hospital bed, but is still occupying such a bed. A patient is ready for transfer when:

  • (a) a clinical decision has been made that the patient is ready for transfer AND

  • (b) a multi-disciplinary team decision has been made that the patient is ready for transfer AND

  • (c) the patient is safe to discharge/transfer.

    This is the average of the 12 monthly ?DTOC Beds? figures calculated from the monthly Situation Report (SitRep).

Modified
03 Apr 2020
Also known as
  • ASCOF 2C(3)
Short label
Average DTOC Beds attributable to NHS and Social Care per 100,000 (population 18+) (12 month average)
Status
Live
Output precision
1
Polarity
a low value is good
Measure
Per 100,000 population
Dataset
Delayed transfers of care from hospital
Collection
Measures from the Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework, England
Source
NHS Digital
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