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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: 3 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

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

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

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

To be published: 10 October 2017

Quality Outcome Measure 10:Percentage of last 6 months of life spent at home or in a community setting

Sixth publication of Quality Outcome Measure 10: Percentage of last 6 months of life spent at home or in a community setting.

For more information contact: Aghimien Iyayi-Igbinovia 0141 207 1616 Jenny Armstrong 0131 275 6032

Prescribing Statistics - Medicines used in Mental Health

Annual release of information on medicines used in mental health in Scotland. This includes medicines for Insomnia and Anxiety, Psychoses and related disorders, Depression, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Dementia. Since 2012 this publication has included data on the number of patients. Includes data up to 2016/17.

For more information contact: Karen Gronkowski 0141 282 2206 Megan McNicol 0141 282 2205

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

Scottish Renal Registry Annual Report

Summary statistics for patients with end stage chronic renal disease; incidence of new patients starting renal replacement therapy, age and diagnosis; prevalence by modality of treatment; survival; quality assurance.

For more information contact: Martin O'Neill 0131 275 6244

Ophthalmic Workload Statistics

Sight tests, vouchers claimed, tints and repairs and replacements paid for by NHS boards in Scotland. Data are also presented by type of claimant. Year ending 31 March 2017.

For more information contact: Claire Clark 0131 275 6145 Ahmed Mahmoud 0131 275 7555

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: 17 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

To be published: 24 October 2017

NHS Smoking Cessation Service Statistics (Scotland)

This report from the Information Services Division provides evidence of the reach and quit success of NHS smoking cessation services in Scotland for 2016/17 including trend data from 2009/10, and performance figures against the smoking cessation standard. The statistics in this report are based on 'quit attempts' made during that year.

For more information contact: Richard Lawder 0131 275 6477

National Dental Inspection Programme

Report of annual survey of Primary 1 / Primary 7 children's dental health, which gathers information to inform children (and parents) of their dental/oral health status; and advise the Scottish Government, NHS Boards and other organisations concerned with children's health of the oral disease prevalence in their area.

For more information contact: Ahmed Mahmoud 0131 2757555 Chris Watling 0131 275 6292

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

Out of Hours Primary Care Services in Scotland,

Fourth publication of statistics on Primary Care Out of Hours Activity, including Health Board breakdowns. This publicaiton will include data for 2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/17 and first quarter in 2017/18. It will also include comparisons with A&E data over the same time period.

For more information contact: Elaine Parry 0131 275 6655 Kathy McGregor 0131 275 6551

To be published: 31 October 2017

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

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: November 2017

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

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

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

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

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

NHS Payments to General Practice

Annual amounts of NHS payments to General Practices in Scotland for financial year 2016/17.

For more information contact: Sally Richards 0131 275 7799 Alasdair Pinkerton 0131 275 6682 Ian Morton 0131 275 6103 Paula McClements 0131 275 7666

Alcohol Related Hospital Statistics

This publication provides an annual update to figures on the alcohol-related inpatient and daycase activity taking place within general acute hospitals and psychiatric hospitals in Scotland. This release covers general acute hospital activity for the financial years 1981/82 to 2016/17 and psychiatric hospital admissions from 1997/98 to 2015/16.

For more information contact: Richard Lawder 0131 275 6477

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

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 0131 275 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 0131 275 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 0131 275 6676

Scottish Health Service Costs

Annual running costs of NHS Scotland year ended 31st March 2017.

For more information contact: Lynne Jarvis 0131 275 6424

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 0131 275 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

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

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

Scottish Suicide Information Database

The overall aim is to provide a central repository for information on all probable suicide deaths in Scotland, in order to support epidemiology, preventive activity, and policy making. The database covers demographic information, contact with health services and related health data, and will eventually provide details relating to the suicide event and individuals' wider social circumstances.

For more information contact: Suzanne Hill 0131 314 1530

National Naloxone Programme Scotland Monitoring Report

Accidental overdose is a common cause of death among users of heroin, morphine and similar drugs, which are referred to as opioids. Naloxone is a drug which reverses the effects of a potentially fatal overdose with these drugs. This report from the Information Services Division presents information on the number of take-home naloxone kits issued by the National Naloxone Programme in Scotland to the end of financial year 2016/17.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

Scottish Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) Accreditation Network (SEAN)

Summary of data collected on every aspect of patient care relating to ECT to ensure compliance with SEAN standards.

For more information contact: Linda Cullen 0131 275 6382

Care Home Census

Analysis of Care Home Census 2017. 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

Lymphoma Cancer Quality Performance Indicators, November 2017

National publication of Lymphoma Cancer Quality Performance Indicators.

For more information contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231 Colin Houston 0131 275 6397

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

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

To be published: December 2017

Prescribing Statistics - Community Pharmacy Contractor Activity open data

This is a data file containing information on Community Pharmacy activity and direct pharmaceutical care services. The file will be released quarterly but will contain monthly data.

For more information contact: James Mackerrow 0131 275 6266 Paul Paxton 01313141039

Chronic Pain Waiting Times

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

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0131 275 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 Santiago Nieva 0131 275 7186

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland (Annual)

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. Estimated cost per day of delayed discharge bed day. Data covers July 2016 to June 2017 (12 month period since introduction of new definitions).

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

Prescribing Statistics Monthly Prescribing Activity Data

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of September 2017. A dashboard will also be 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 November 2017 Summary stats dashboard).

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

CAMHS in Scotland: Waiting Times, Service Demand, and Workforce

A look at how Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services across Scotland are performing from including performance statistics of waiting time and workforce and progress towards the national standards. This is the first publication where we will bring into line some of ISD CAMHS publications.

For more information contact: Lynne Jarvis 0131 275 6424 Michelle Kirkpatrick 0131 275 6458 Alex Chandler 0131 275 6169

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

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 2016/17 (including obesity statistics).

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.This was due to be published on 26 September 2017 however it has been postponed due to a small number of data quality issues that we would like to investigate further.

For more information contact: Laura Marchbank 0141 282 2160

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

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

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 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

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

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 Stephen Bush 0131 275 7735

To be published: January 2018

Prescribing Statistics Monthly Prescribing Activity Data

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of October 2017. A dashboard will also be 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 December 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 Lauren Dickson 0141 228 2348

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

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

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

To be published: February 2018

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 David Caldwell 0131 275 7421

Ovarian Cancer Quality Performance Indicators

National reporting of Ovarian Cancer Quality Performance Indicators.

For more information contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231 Colin Houston 0131 275 6397

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 Lauren Dickson 0141 282 2348

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

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 0131 275 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 0131 275 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 0131 275 6676

Prescribing Statistics Monthly Prescribing Activity Data

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of November 2017. A dashboard will also be 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 January 2018 Summary stats dashboard).

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

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

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

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

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 0131 275 6676

To be published: March 2018

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

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

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

Hospital Inpatient Care of People with Mental Health Problems in Scotland

Provides information on trends in psychiatric hospital inpatient care up to the year ending 31 March.

For more information contact: Suzanne Hill 0131 314 1530

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 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

Prescribing Statistics - Community Pharmacy Contractor Activity open data

This is a data file containing information on Community Pharmacy activity and direct pharmaceutical care services. The file will be released quarterly but will contain monthly data.

For more information contact: James Mackerrow 0131 275 6266 Paul Paxton 01313141039

Chronic Pain Waiting Times

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

For more information contact: Kathryn Burt 0131 275 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 Santiago Nieva 0131 275 7186

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

Prescribing Statistics Monthly Prescribing Activity Data

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of December 2017. A dashboard will also be 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 February 2018 Summary stats dashboard).

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

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

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

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 Lauren Dickson 0141 282 2348

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

To be published: April 2018

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

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 Lauren Dickson 0141 282 2348

Prescribing Statistics Monthly Prescribing Activity Data

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of January 2018. A dashboard will also be 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 March 2018 Summary stats dashboard).

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

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

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

To be published: May 2018

Abortions Statistics, Termination Statistics

Annual - derived from statutory notification.

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

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 0131-275-6676

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 0131-275-6676

Unintentional Injuries

Summary of emergency admissions for unintentional injuries resulting from a fall up to March 2018.

For more information contact: Celina Davis 0131 275 6199

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

Prescribing Statistics Monthly Prescribing Activity Data

The data extract is presented as downloadable text (.csv) file and covers practice level prescribing for the month of February 2018. A dashboard will also be 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 2018 Summary stats dashboard).

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

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 0131-275-6676

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 0131-275-6676

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 David Caldwell 0131 275 7421

To be published: June 2018

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

Allied Health Professionals Musculoskeletal Waiting Times

Waiting times for AHP MSK in Scotland. From 1st 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 0131 275 6676

Prescribing Statistics - Community Pharmacy Contractor Activity open data

This is a data file containing information on Community Pharmacy activity and direct pharmaceutical care services. The file will be released quarterly but will contain monthly data.

For more information contact: James Mackerrow 0131 275 6266 Paul Paxton 01313141039

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 Santiago Nieva 0131 275 7186

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

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 financial year ending March 2018.

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

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: July 2018

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 2016 and 2017 years combined.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559 John Quinn 0131 275 6573

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 2017.

For more information contact: Stuart Wrigglesworth 0131 275 7128

To be published: August 2018

Testis Cancer Quality Performance Indicators

First publication of Testis Cancer Quality Performance Indicators.

For more information contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231 Colin Houston 0131 275 6397

Bladder Cancer Quality Performance Indicators

First publication of Bladder Cancer Quality Performance Indicators.

For more information contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231 Colin Houston 0131 275 6397

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 2015 - October 2017.

For more information contact: Greig Stanners 0141 282 2333

Acute Leukaemia Quality Performance Indicators

National reporting of Acute Leukaemia Quality Performance Indicators

For more information contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231 Colin Houston 0131 275 6397

To be published: September 2018

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 2018.

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

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

Scottish Cervical Screening Programme Statistics

Annual update (including quarterly data) of cervical screening statistics to 31 March 2018. Includes uptake, reporting times, number of smears processed and results.

For more information contact: John Quinn 0131 275 6573

 

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ScotPHO website quarterly updates

Resource Allocation Formula (NRAC)

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

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Prescribing Statistics - Minor Ailments Service

Drug-Related Hospital Statistics Scotland

Cancer Waiting Times

National Drug and Alcohol Treatment Waiting Times

Prescribing Statistics - Community Pharmacy Contractor Activity

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

19 September 2017

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

Allied Health Professionals Musculoskeletal Waiting Times   more

Dental Statistics - Fees and Treatments   more

12 September 2017

Scottish Multiple Sclerosis Register Annual Report   more

Chronic Pain Waiting Times   more

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Rescheduled Publications

Integrated Resource Framework (IRF) NHS Scotland and Local Authority Social Care Expenditure
Original publication date: 26 September 2017
Rescheduled to: 05 December 2017
Contact: Laura Marchbank 0141 282 2160
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