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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.

Most ISD official statistics publications are released on the last Tuesday of the month.

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To be published: September 2014

Prescribing Statistics - Prescribing for Smoking Cessation Interventions

Annual release of information in the prescribing of smoking cessation products in Scotland. Includes data up to 2012/13.

For more information contact: Lucy Aitken 0131 275 6801

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 2013/14.

For more information contact: Lucy Aitken 0131 275 6801

Prescribing Statistics - Dispenser Remuneration

Quarterly update of reimbursment and remuneration paid to dispensing contractors, quarter ending June 2014.

For more information contact: Lucy Aitken 0131 275 6801

ScotPHO website quarterly updates

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

For more information contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216

Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC) Key Clinical Indicator (KCI)

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

HPV Immunisation Uptake Statistics 2013/14

HPV Immunisation Uptake rates for 2013/14.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833

National Drug and Alcohol Treatment Waiting Times

Information on the number of clients see and the length of time they waited, and the progress towards the Scottish Government HEAT standard, quarter ending June 2014. 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

Scottish Multiple Sclerosis Register Annual Report

Summary statistics for people with a new diagnosis of MS.

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

NHS Smoking Cessation Service Statistics (Scotland) 1 April 2011 to 31 March 2014

This short report presents information on quit attempts make with the help of NHS smoking cessation services, and 'self-reported' quits at one month after 'quit date', in Scotland, 1 April 2011 to 31 March 2014 (to support HEAT target monitoring).

For more information contact: Richard Lawder 0131 275 6477

Complaints Statistics

Annual publication of the complaints received by NHS organisations; giving details of, for example, response times, issues raised and outcomes for the year ending 31st March 2014.

For more information contact: Kirsty Anderson 0141 282 2243

Quality & Outcomes Framework (QOF) of the GMS contract - achievement, prevalence and exception reporting data 2013/14

QOF 2013/14 prevalence, achievement and exception reporting data at practice, CHP, NHS Boards and Scotland level.

For more information contact: Simon Quirk 0131 275 2013

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

Quarterly update of the CAMHS Benchmarking tools

This publication has been rescheduled from June 2014

For more information contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231

Health 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 2013/14.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

Cancer Waiting Times to June 2014

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 route of referral from date decision to treat to first cancer treatment by NHS Board, Cancer network and Cancer Type.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

Children 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

Childhood Immunisation Statistics, quarter ending June 2014

Childhood immunisation uptake rates by 12 and 24 months of age and 5 and 6 years of age, for the year ending June 2014.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833

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 2013.

This publication has been rescheduled from August 2014

For more information contact: Stephen Goold 0131 275 6316

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Activity

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

For more information contact: Maighread Simpson 0141 282 2153

To be published: October 2014

Teenage Booster Immunisation Statistics

Teenage Td/IPV booster and teenage MenC booster immunisation uptake rates for school years 2013/14.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833

National Naloxone Programme Scotland monitoring report - naloxone kits issued in 2012/13

Information on the number of take-home naloxone kits issued as part of the National Naloxone Programme in 2013/14and description of the patterns of use and reach of naloxone kits. Also, information on opioid deaths within 4 and 12 weeks of liberation from prison.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

Estimating the Prevalence of Problem Drug Use in Scotland

The report contains estimates of the prevalence of problem drug use (opiates and benzodiazepines) in 2009/10 for council, Alcohol and Drug Partnership (ADP), health board (HB),and police force areas in Scotland.

Estimating the Prevalence of Problem Drug Use in Scotland, 2012/13 is rescheduled for Tuesday 28th October 2014 from 24th June 2014. Delivery of the estimates, which are derived from multiple data sources, is overseen by an independent advisory board. Delays to the data collection from a number of external agencies has prohibited the opportunity for ISD to undertake a comprehensive QA and peer review process in advance of publication on Tuesday 24th June 2014. The board recommends that ISD do not publish the current estimates until they have undertaken a full Quality Assurance exercise on all underlying data sources and full peer review of the preferred statistical methods adopted in the calculation of these estimates.

For more information contact: Laura Wood 0131 275 6482

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

Scottish National Tariff 2014/2015

This release shows the 2014/2015 national average estimated Healthcare Resource Group (HRG) cost information to support NHS Boards in agreeing cross-boundary financial flows for acute inpatients and day cases.

For more information contact: Donna Mikolajczak 0141 282 2083

Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group (SAPG) Primary Care Prescribing Indicators Annual Report 2013/14

Annual report summarising antimicrobial use in Primary Care over 2013/14. This is an HPS led report with ISD as a collaborator.

For more information contact: Victoria Elliot 0131 275 7446

Care Home Census 2014

Analysis of Care Home Census 2014. Information on the number of residents and places in care homes analysed at local authority level. Contains demographic information on individual residents

For more information contact: Stephen Halcrow 0131 27 6342

Breastfeeding Statistics 2013/14

Breastfeeding rates for financial year 2013/14.

For more information contact: Calum MacDonald 0131 275 7656

Adult Mental Health Benchmarking Dashboard

Interim update to the Mental Health Benchmarking Dashboard containing provisional data up to 31st March 2014 for some indicators.

For more information contact: John Connor 0141282 2231

To be published: November 2014

NHS Waiting Times - 18 Weeks Referral to Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics to 31 December 2012, Quarterly waiting times statistics for the 18 weeks Referral to Treatment standard.

For more information contact: Michael Burslem 0131 275 6532

NHS Waiting Times - Stage of Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics to 31 December 2012, Quarterly waiting times for the stage of treatment - Summary of waiting times and waiting lists in the acute sector of NHS Scotland.

For more information contact: Michael Burslem 0131 275 6532

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

Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS) 2013

The report publishes the results of the Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS) 2013 survey. Topics covered include Alcohol, Smoking and Drug Use. Local area level reporting is avaliable for the 2013 survey.

One month delay to accommodate extension to data collection.

For more information contact: Laura Wood 0131 275 6482

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

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times

Waiting times for Psychological Therapies in Scotland, quarter ending 30 September 2014. 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: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

Workforce - Staff in post, Staff turnover, Vacancies (Consultant, Nursing and Midwifery and AHP)

Updates to NHS Scotland workforce information:

  • Staff in post
  • Staff turnover
  • Vacancies on Nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Allied Health Professions and Consultants.

For more information contact: Tracey Steedman 0131 275 6179

Scottish Health Service Costs

Annual running costs of NHS Scotland year ended 31st March 2014.

For more information contact: Donna Mikolajczak 0141 282 2083

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

  • Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, time in department
  • Compliance - 4-hours standard, target, rates of attendance
  • HEAT - sites included in target to reduce attendance; trend in rates of attendence at national and board level

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341

Scottish Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) Accreditation Network Annual (SEAN) Report 2014: reporting on 2013

This report summarises data that have been collected via an electronic care pathway installed at all ECT treatment clinics in Scotland. Data are collected on every aspect of patient care relating to ECT to ensure compliance with SEAN standards. The data within the report are presented in sections relating to patient characteristics, legal status, diagnosis & indications, details of interventions, clinical outcomes, service user & carer contributions and accreditation visits.

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

National Dental Inspection Programme (NDIP)

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: Stephen Goold 0131 275 6316

Dental Statistics - Fluoride Varnishings

This release provides information on progress NHS boards have been making towards the achievement of HEAT target H9, fluoride varnishing among 3- and 4-year-old children, by 2014.

For more information contact: Stephen Goold 0131 275 6316

Delayed Discharges in NHS Scotland - figures from October 2014 census

Numbers of patients delayed by reason, length of delay, specialty and age, analysed by NHS board, Local Authority partner and Community Health Partnership. Number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients in the previous quarter, figures from October 2014 census.

For more information contact: Martin McKenna 0141 282 2179

Cancer Mortality 2013

Detailed cancer mortality data for 2013 for approx 40 cancer sites will be provided following the GROS release of high-level data.

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

Scottish Drugs Misuse Database (SDMD) Follow Up Report 2012/13

Experimental report describing social and behavioural characteristics of individuals undertaking specialist drug treatment using 2012/13 and 2013/14 data from Scottish Drug Misuse Database.

This publication has been rescheduled from January 2014 to November 2014 due to data submission issues.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Waiting times

Waiting times for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Scotland, quarter ending 30 September 2014. From March 2013 some 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 to that target. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

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

Describes the characteristics of clinical staff employed in NHS Scotland CAMHS as at 30th September 2013.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

NHS Waiting Times - Diagnostics

Update of Waiting Times Statistics to 31 December 2012, Quarterly waiting times for Diagnostics - Information on number of patients waiting for a key diagnostic test.

For more information contact: Michael Burslem 0131 275 6532

NHS Waiting Times - Audiology

Update of Waiting Times Statistics to 31 December 2012, Quarterly waiting times for Audiology - Information on the number of patients waiting for and seen by Audiology services.

For more information contact: Michael Burslem 0131 275 6532

Workforce Planning for Psychology Services in NHS Scotland - Characteristics of the Workforce within Psychology Services

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

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

To be published: December 2014

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Activity

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

For more information contact: Maighread Simpson 0141 282 2153

General Practice - GP workforce and practice population statistics to 2013

Information on GP workforce, practices and practice populations. Includes list size information at practice and more aggregate level, and reference information on deprivation and urban/rural status of practice populations.

For more information contact: Richard Hunter 0131 275 6957

ScotPHO website quarterly update

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

For more information contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216

Primary 1 Body Mass Index (BMI) statistics for school year 2013/14

Annual update of statistics on high and low Body Mass Index (BMI) for children in Primary 1 in school year 2012/13 (including obesity statistics).

For more information contact: Calum McDonald 0131 275 7656

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 September 2014. 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

Children 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

Childhood Immunisations 2014, quarter ending September 2014

Childhood immunisation uptake rates by 12 and 24 months of age, and 5 and 6 years of age.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833

Healthy Life Expectancy in Scotland: Update of trends to 2013

Update of ScotPHO webpages. Updates of trends to 2013.

For more information contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216

Prescribing Statistics - Dispenser Remuneration

Quarterly update of reimbursement and remuneration paid to dispensing contractors, quarter ending September 2014

For more information contact: Lucy Aitken 0131 275 6801

Mental Health Hospital Inpatient Care: trends up to 31st March 2013

Provides a range of statistics relating to psychiatric hospital activity and information related to mental health for the year ending 31st March 2014.

For more information contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216

To be published: January 2015

Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group (SAPG) Report on Antimicrobial Use and Resistance in Humans

Forth annual report summarising antimicrobial use and resistance in humans in Scotland in 2013. This is an HPS led report with ISD as a collaborator

For more information contact: Vicky Elliot 0131 275 7446

To be published: February 2015

Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios

Quarterly release of 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

Workforce - Staff in post, Staff turnover, Vacancies (Consultant, Nursing and Midwifery and AHP)

Updates to NHS Scotland workforce information

  • Staff in post
  • Staff Turnover
  • Vacancies on Nursing, Midwifery, Allied Health Professions and Consultants

For more information contact: Tracey Steedman 0131 275 6179

Alcohol-related hospital discharges

Statistics on hospital-related discharges sirectly relating to alcohol, sourced from ISD General Acute Inpatiet / Day cases Records (SMR01) - updated with 2012/13 data - and Mental Health Inpatient and Day Case Records (SMR04) - updated with 2011/12 data.

For more information contact: Annemarie van Heelsum 0131 275 7099

Delayed Discharges in NHS Scotland

Numbers of patients delayed by reason, length of delay, specialty and age, analysed by NHS Board, Local Authority partner and Community Health Partnership. Number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients in the previous quarter, figures from October 2014 census.

For more information contact: Martin McKenna 0141 282 2179

Unintentional Injuries

Summary of unintentional injuries resulting in death or hospital admission. Emergency hospital admissions updated to year ending March 2014. Deaths updated to year ending 2013. Includes information relating to assults and knife wounds.

For more information contact: Celina Davis 0131 275 6199

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) in NHS Scotland - Characteristics of the workforce supply

Describes the characteristics of clinical staff employed in NHS Scotland and CAMHS as at 30th December 2014.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

Workforce Planning for Psychology Services in NHS Scotland - Characteristics of the Workforce within Psychology Services

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

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

To be published: March 2015

Prescribing Statistics - Dispenser Remuneration

Quarterly update of reimbursment and remuneration paid to dispensing contractors, quarter ending December 2014.

For more information contact: Lucy Aitken 0131 275 6801

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 Givernement HEAT standard, quarter ending September 2014. 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: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341

ScotPHO website quarterly updates

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

For more information contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216

Childhood Immunisation Statistics

Childhoos immunisation uptake rates by 12 and 24 months of age, and 5 and 6 years of age, for the quarter and year ending December 2014.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833

To be published: May 2015

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

 

Latest Publications

26 August 2014

Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios - Quarterly Statistics   more

Delayed Discharges in NHS Scotland - figures from July 2014 census   more

ScotPHO Older Peoples Profiles (75+)   more

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

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAHMS) Waiting Times   more

Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Times   more

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times   more

ScotPHO Older Peoples Profiles (85+)   more

NHS Waiting Times - Diagnostics   more

NHS Waiting Times - Stage of Treatment   more

Workforce - Staff in post, Staff turnover, Vacancies   more

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

NHS Waiting Times - 18 Weeks Referral to Treatment   more

Workforce Planning for Psychology Services in NHS Scotland - Characteristics of the Workforce within Psychology Services 2014   more

Improving ethnic data collection for equality and diversity monitoring   more

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Rescheduled Publications

Scottish Drugs Misuse Database (SDMD) Follow Up Report 2012/13
Original publication date: 28 January 2014
Rescheduled to: 25 November 2014
Contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055
more

Cancer Survival Statistics
Original publication date: 26 August 2014
Rescheduled to: 25 November 2014
Contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030
more

Ophthalmic Workload Statistics
Original publication date: 26 August 2014
Rescheduled to: 30 September 2014
Contact: Catherine Thomson 0131 275 7198
more

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