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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: 25 November 2014

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

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, time in department. Compliance - 4-hours standard, rates of attendance; trend in rates of attendence at national and board level.

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341 or Anne Stott 0131 275 6820

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 had been rescheduled from January 2014 to November 2014. This publication has now been cancelled due to data compliance and quality issues (for further information please see ISD's follow up statement Download Word file [15kb] ). Key indicators relating to people in treatment will be published in the forthcoming 2013/14 SDMD Initial Assessment report

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 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 NHSScotland: Characteristics of the workforce supply

Describes the characteristics of clinical staff employed in NHSScotland CAMHS as at 30th September 2014.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

Delayed Discharges in NHSScotland - 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 or Lisa Reedie 0131 275 6117

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.

This publication has been moved to allow sufficient time for data returns and quality assurance processes.

For more information contact: Kirsty Anderson 0141 282 2243 or Alan Finlayson 0131 275 6271

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: Gillian Pirie 0131 275 6683

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

NHS Waiting Times - Diagnostics

Update of Waiting Times Statistics to 31 December 2014, Quarterly waiting times for Diagnostics - Information on number of patients waiting for a key diagnostic test.

For more information contact: Martin McCoy 0131 275 7625

NHS Waiting Times - Stage of Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics to 31 December 2014, Quarterly waiting times for the stage of treatment - Summary of waiting times and waiting lists in the acute sector of NHSScotland.

For more information contact: Martin McCoy 0131 275 7625

NHS Waiting Times - 18 Weeks Referral to Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics to 30 September 2014, Quarterly waiting times statistics for the 18 weeks Referral to Treatment standard.

For more information contact: Martin McCoy 0131 275 7625

ScotPHO websote Alcohol section update

Update of the Alcohol section of the ScotPHO website. The main change is addition on prescribing for alcohol dependence.

For more information contact: Annemarie van Heelsum 0131 275 7099

Alcohol-related hospital discharges

Statistics on hospital-related discharges directly relating to alcohol, sourced from ISD General Acute Inpatient / Day ceses Records (SMR01) - updated with 2013/14 data. As for February 2014 edition no Mental Health Inpatient and Day Case Records (SMR04) will be included.

For more information contact: Annemarie van Heelsum 0131 275 7099

IVF Waiting Times

Waiting times for IVF in Scotland, quarter ending 30 September 2014. Eligible patients will commence IVF treatment within 12 months by 31 March 2015. This publication will show progress towards that target. Includes developmental data. This is the first publication of IVF Waiting Times Statistics.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

Scottish Health Service Costs

Annual running costs of NHSScotland year ended 31st March 2014.

Due to a late revision of data from one of the NHS Boards, the Costs Book 2014 Publication has been rescheduled for release on 2 December.

For more information contact: Donna Mikolajczak 0141 282 2083, Ahmed Mahmoud 0131 275 7555 or Judith Stark 0131 275 7562

Alert Note: This report has been rescheduled for release on 02 December 2014

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.

A delay to the publication to update the populations to the latest datazone populations for 2013/14

For more information contact:

Alert Note: This report has been rescheduled for release on 27 January 2015

Dental Statistics - Registration and Participation

This release provides information on NHS General Dental Services (GDS) registrations as at 30th September 2014 and on participation (contact with an NHS dentist) of these registered patients.

This publication has been delayed due to data quality concerns and staff resource issues

For more information contact: Jill Ireland 0131 275 7253

Alert Note: This report has been rescheduled for release on 27 January 2015

To be published: December 2014

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

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 or Jade Kavanagh 0141 282 2705

Scottish Health Service Costs

Annual running costs of NHSScotland year ended 31st March 2014.

Due to a late revision of data from one of the NHS Boards, the Costs Book 2014 Publication has been rescheduled for release on 2 December.

For more information contact: Donna Mikolajczak 0141 282 2083, Ahmed Mahmoud 0131 275 7555 or Judith Stark 0131 275 7562

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 the quarter ending September 2014.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833 or Maria Pantousi 0131 275 7419

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: Susan Jensen 0131 275 6125 or Simon Quirk 0141 282 2013

27-30 Month Review Statistics

The 27-30 month review was introduced in Scotland in April 2013. This first release will include analysis on the coverage of the review and childhood development.

For more information contact: Calum MacDonald 0131 275 7656

Healthy Life Expectancy in Scotland

Update of ScotPHO webpages. Update of trends to 2013.

For more information contact: Ruth Gordon 0131 275 6335

Teenage Booster Immunisation Statistics

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

moved from October 2014 to allow time for data completeness and quality checks

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833 or Maria Pantousi 0131 275 7419

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: Catherine Thomson 0131 275 7198

Cancer Waiting Times

Quarterly Cancer Waiting Times statisticsfor the 62-day standard: patients urgently reffered 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

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

To be published: 2 December 2014

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, consultants and pharmacy.

For more information contact: Tracey Steedman 0131 275 6179

To be published: 9 December 2014

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

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 Elliott 0131 275 7446

Stroke Statistics update

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

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

Heart Disease Statistics Update

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

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030

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 or Lynn Girdwood 0141 282 2046

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

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

Resource Allocation Formula (NRAC)

NHSScotland 2014/15 Revenue Budget target shares for NHS Boards calculated using the Resource Allocation formula (NRAC).

For more information contact: Donna Mikolajczak 0141 282 2083

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

Workforce Planning for Psychology Services in NHSScotland - 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

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

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

For more information contact: Tracey Steedman 0131 275 6179

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

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

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

Provides a range of statistics relating to psychiatric hospital activity and information related to mental health for 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

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).

This publication originally scheduled for December 2014 has been rescheduled to allow time for quality assurance.

For more information contact: Calum McDonald 0131 275 7656

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

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

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

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

To be published: March 2015

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Information

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

For more information contact: Maighread Simpson 0141 282 2153

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 Governement 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

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

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

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

To be published: May 2015

Abortions Statistics

Annual - derived from statutory notification.

For more information contact: Kirsten Monteath 0131 275 6839

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

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

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: Tracey Steedman 0131 275 6179

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

Describes the characteristics of clinical staff employed in NHS Scotland CAMHS as at 31st March 2015.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

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: June 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 financial year ending March 2015.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Information

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

For more information contact: Maighread Simpson 0141 282 2153

To be published: August 2015

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

Forth publication of Quality Putcome 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

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

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Information

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

For more information contact: Maighread Simpson 0141 282 2153

Complaints Statistics

Information on complaints recieved 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

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

 

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Scottish ECT Accreditation Network Annual Report    more

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Cancer Mortality   more

Estimating the Prevalence of Problem Drug Use in Scotland   more

National Naloxone Programme Scotland monitoring report   more

National Dental Inspection Programme (NDIP)   more

Care Home Census   more

Drug-related hospital discharges   more

Breastfeeding Statistics   more

14 October 2014

ScotPHO website Drugs section update, HIV and Opiate Substitute Treatment update   more

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

Scottish Renal Registry Annual Report   more

30 September 2014

HPV Immunisation Uptake rates for 2013/14.   more

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

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Activity   more

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Rescheduled Publications

Ophthalmic Workload Statistics
Original publication date: 26 August 2014
Rescheduled to: 31 March 2015
Contact: Catherine Thomson 0131 275 7198
more

Cancer Survival Statistics
Original publication date: 30 September 2014
Rescheduled to: 24 February 2015
Contact: Andy Deas 0131 275 7030
more

Complaints Statistics
Original publication date: 30 September 2014
Rescheduled to: 25 November 2014
Contact: Kirsty Anderson 0141 282 2243
more

Dental Statistics - Registration and Participation
Original publication date: 25 November 2014
Rescheduled to: 27 January 2015
Contact: Jill Ireland 0131 275 7253
more

Scottish Health Service Costs
Original publication date: 25 November 2014
Rescheduled to: 02 December 2014
Contact: Donna Mikolajczak 0141 282 2083, Ahmed Mahmoud 0131 275 7555 or Judith Stark 0131 275 7562
more

Dental Statistics - Fluoride Varnishings
Original publication date: 25 November 2014
Rescheduled to: 27 January 2015
Contact:
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