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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: 3 March 2015

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 assaults and knife wounds.

For more information contact: Celina Davis 0131 275 6199

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, Anne Stott 0131 275 6820 or Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

Numbers of patients delayed by reason, length of delay, and location of delay, analysed by NHS Board and Local Authority, figures from January 2015 census. Number of bed days occupied by delayed discharge patients in the previous quarter, figures from October-December 2014.

For more information contact: Martin McKenna 0141 282 2179 or Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117

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, allied health professions and consultants.

For more information contact: Stephen Goold 0131 275 6316

Cancer Survival Statistics

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

Rescheduled from February 14 to allow time for the receipt of data essential to the calculation of relative survival statistics.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

To be published: 24 March 2015

ScotPHO website quarterly updates

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

For more information contact: Shivani Karanwal 0131 275 7773, Richard Lawder 0131 275 6477 or Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

To be published: 27 March 2015

Childhood Immunisation Statistics

Childhood 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 or Maria Pantousi 0131 275 7419

To be published: 31 March 2015

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: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

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: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Information

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

For more information contact: Maighread Simpson 0141 282 2153

Prescribing Statistics - Dispenser Remuneration

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

For more information contact: Lucy Aitken 0131 275 6801

To be published: 7 April 2015

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, Anne Stott 0131 275 6820 or Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515

To be published: 21 April 2015

Scottish Breast Screening Programme Statistics

Annual update of breast screening statistics to 31 March 2014, including uptake, cancer detection rates, biopsy results and other outcomes.

For more information contact: John Quinn 0131 275 6573

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.

The General Ophthalmic Services Statistics publication has been rescheduled from 30th September 2014. Issues around reconfiguration of Health Board data have resulted in a delay and ISD are unable to publish the current estimates until a full quality assurance exercise has taken place; and also due to staff resource issues.

For more information contact: Laura Marchbank 0141 282 2160 or Jill Ireland 0131 275 7253

To be published: 28 April 2015

National Drug Related Deaths Database (Scotland) Report

A report into a subset of the drug related deaths in Scotland that occurred within the calendar year 2013.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

Cancer Incidence

Annual update of cancer registration information. Information will be added for patients diagnosed in 2013 for approximately 50 cancer sites.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0141 282 7030

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

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

Mental Health Hospital Inpatient Care: Trends up to 31st March 2014

Provides information on trends in psychiatric hospital inpatient care, up to the year ending 31st March 2014.

This has been rescheduled from December 2014 due to issues with SMR04 data completeness.

For more information contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216 or Chris Black 0131 275 7449

Abortions Statistics

Annual - derived from statutory notification.

For more information contact: Kirsten Monteath 0131 275 6839

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 2015.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Waiting Times

Waiting times for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Scotland, quarter ending 31 December 2014. 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. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times

Waiting times for Psychological Therapies in Scotland, quarter ending 31 December 2014. From December 2014 patients should have to wait no longer 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

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

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 or Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117

Provision of Injecting Equipment in Scotland

This publication reports on the findings of a survey of injecting equipment provision to injecting drug users in 2013/14 in Scotland.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

Lung Cancer Quality Performance Indicators

National reporting of Lung Cancer Quality Performance Indicators.

For more information contact: John Quinn 0131 275 6573 or Amiee Taylor 0141 282 2112

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

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. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

To be published: 5 May 2015

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, Anne Stott 0131 275 6820 or Fiona MacKenzie 0131 275 6515

To be published: June 2015

Adult Mental Health Benchmarking Toolkit

Annual publication of the Mental Health Benchmarking Toolkit comprising data up to 31 March 2014. The toolkit provides information on a range of indicators to compare key aspects of the Adult Mental Health Service in Scotland.

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

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: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

Workforce - Quarterly update of Staff in post, Vacancies and Staff 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: Stephen Goold 0131 275 6316

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Information

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

For more information contact: Maighread Simpson 0141 282 2153

Dental Statistics - Fees and Treatments

General Dental Service fees - updates of existing pages to / as at 31 March 2015.

For more information contact: Claire Clark 0131 275 6145 or Jill Ireland 0131 275 7253

Childhood Immunisation Statistics

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 2015.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833

Dental Statistics - Registration and Participation

This release provides information on NHS General Dental Services (GDS) registrations as at 31st March 2015 and on the participation (contact with and NHS dentist) of these registered patients.

For more information contact: Claire Clark 0131 275 6145 or Jill Ireland 0131 275 7253

Colorectal Cancer Quality Performance Indicators

National reporting of Colorectal Cancer Quality Performance Indicators.

For more information contact: John Quinn 0131 275 6573 or Amiee Taylor 0141 282 2112

To be published: July 2015

Detect Cancer Early Staging Data

Number and percentage of petients by stage at diagnosis for breast, colorectal and lung cancer by NHS board of residence, cancer network and Scotland for 2013 and 2014 years combined. Data used to support the DCE HEAT target.

For more information contact: Gary King 0141 282 2024

To be published: August 2015

Suicide Statistics for Scotland

Annual update of suicide deaths information (numbers and rates by sex), analysed for Scotland and by NHS Board, LA and deprivation decile. Update to trends to 2014.

For more information contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216 or Scott Jackson 0131 25 7998

Scottish Bowel Screening Programme Statistics

Bowel screening key performance indicators for Scotland and NHS Boards. Includes uptake, laboratory and clinical outcomes of screened individuals. Novemeber 2012- October 2014.

For more information contact: Greig Stanners 0141 282 2333

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland

Numbers of patients delayed by reason, length of delay, speciality 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 or Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times

Waiting times for Psychological Therapies in Scotland, quarter ending 31 December 2014. From December 2014 patients should have to wait no longer 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

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

Fourth publication of Quality Outcome Measure 10: Percentage of last 6 months spent at home or in a community setting. These data are shown by financial year from 2007/08 to 2012/13 at Scotland, Health Board, Council Area and Community Health Partnership level.

For more information contact: Maighread Simpson 0141 282 2153

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Waiting Times

Waiting times for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Scotland, quarter ending 31 December 2014. 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. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

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. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

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

To be published: September 2015

Quality & Outcomes Framework (QOF) of the new GMS contract - achievement, prevalence and exception reporting data.

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

For more information contact: Simon Quirk 0131 282 2013

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 2013.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

Complaints Statistics

Information on complaints received by NHS organisations, giving details of, for example, response times and issues raised. Complaints for 2014-2015.

For more information contact: Kirsty Anderson 0141 282 2243

Scottish Cervical Screening Programme Statistics

Annual update (including quarterly data) of cervical screening statistics to 31 March 2014. Includes uptake, reporting times, number of smears processed and results.

For more information contact: John Quinn 0131 275 6573

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Information

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

For more information contact: Maighread Simpson 0141 282 2153

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: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

To be published: October 2015

Cancer Mortality

Detailed cancer mortality data for 2014 for approx 40 cancer sites will be provided following the NRS release of high-level data.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

Drug-related hospital discharges

Statistics on drug-related hospital stays, sources from ISD General Acute Inpatient / Day cases Records (SMR01) and Mental Health Inpatient and Day Case Records (SMR04) - updated with 2014/15 data.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

National Naloxone Programme Scotland monitoring report

Information on the number of take-home naloxone kits issued as part of the National Naloxone Programme in 2014/15 and description of the patterns of use and reach of naloxone kits. Includes 2014 performance data on opioid deaths within 4 and 12 weeks of liberation from prison.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

To be published: November 2015

Scottish Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) Accreditation Network (SEAN)

This report summarises data that have been collected via an electronic care pathway installed in all ECT treatment clinics on Scotland. Data are collected on every aspect of patient care relating to ECT to ensure compliance with SEAN standards. The data within this 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

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times

Waiting times for Psychological Therapies in Scotland, quarter ending 31 December 2014. From December 2014 patients should have to wait no longer 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

Scottish Drugs Misuse Database: Annual Report

Summary report providing NHS Board level information on the volume of individuals assessed for specialist drug treatment and social and behavioural characteristics of individuals assessed, based on 2014/15 data from the Scottish Drug Misuse Database (SDMD). This report will also contain some summary information from SDMD follow-up assessments, completed for people in treatment.

For more information contact: Joanna Targosz 0131 275 6667

Heart Disease Statistics

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

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

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. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Waiting Times

Waiting times for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Scotland, quarter ending 31 December 2014. 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. Includes developmental data.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

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

To be published: December 2015

General Practice - GP workforce and practice population statistics

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

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: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

To be published: February 2016

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

To be published: March 2016

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Information

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

For more information contact: Maighread Simpson 0141 282 2153

 

Latest Publications

24 February 2015

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

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times   more

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

NHS Waiting Times - Stage of Treatment   more

Resource Allocation Formula (NRAC)   more

IVF Waiting Times   more

NHS Waiting Times - Diagnostics   more

Improving ethnic data collection for equality and diversity monitoring   more

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

NHS Waiting Times - 18 Weeks Referral to Treatment   more

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Rescheduled Publications

Ophthalmic Workload Statistics
Original publication date: 26 August 2014
Rescheduled to: 21 April 2015
Contact: Catherine Thomson 0131 275 7198
more

Cancer Survival Statistics
Original publication date: 30 September 2014
Rescheduled to: 03 March 2015
Contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030
more

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