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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: 29 April 2014

Scottish Suicide Information Database report 2014, 2009-2012 Data

Findings of the database containing the death records of all probable suicides in Scotland between 2009 and 2012 alongside information on demography and previous contact with health services.

Rescheduled from February 2014 to April 2014 to allow publication by new NHS Boards Area.

For more information contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216

Cancer Incidence 2012

Annual update of cancer registration information. Information will be added for patients diagnosed in 2012 for approximately 50 cancer sites.

For more information contact: Andy Deas 0141 282 7030

Breast Cancer Quality Performance Indicators

National reporting of Breast Cancer Quality Performance Indicators for patients diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012.

For more information contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231

Scottish Breast Screening Programme Statistics 2012/13

Annual update of breast screening statistics for 31 March 2013, including uptake, cancer detection rates, biopsy results and other outcomes.

For more information contact: John Quinn 0131 275 6573

To be published: May 2014

Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios - Quarterly Statistics

Quarterly release of the Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios (HSMRs) of all hospitals participating in the Scottish Patient Safety Programme.

For more information contact: Robyn Munro 0131 275 6967

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

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 - Stage of Treatment

Update of Waiting Times Statistics to 31 December 2012, 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: Michael Burslem 0131 275 6532

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

Provision of Injecting Equipment in Scotland 2012/13

This publication reports on the findings of a survey of injecting equipment provision to injecting drug users in 2012/13 in Scotland.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

Delayed Discharges in NHS Scotland - figures from April 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 April 2014.

For more information contact: Martin McKenna 0141 282 2179

Workforce - Staff in post, Staff turnover, Vacancies

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

Dental Statistics - Registration and Participation

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

For more information contact: Catherine Thomson 0131 275 7198

NHS Smoking Cessation Service Statistics (Scotland) 1st January to 31st December 2013

Cessation services uptake and outcomes during the 2013 calendar year, plus comparisons with previous year.

For more information contact: Richard Lawder 0131 275 6477

Emergency Department Activity & Waiting Times

  • Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, time in department
  • Compliance - 4-hour target, rates of attendance
  • HEAT - sites included in reducing attendances target, rates trend, national and board level

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Waiting Times

Waiting Times for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Scotland, quarter ending 31 March 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. The 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 NHS Scotland CAMHS as at 30 March 2014.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131275 6422

Abortion Statistics 2013

Annual report derived from statutory notification.

For more information contact: Kirsten Monteath 0131 275 6839

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times

Waiting times for psychological therapies in Scotland, quarter ending 31 March 2014. From December 2014 patients should wait no more than 18 weeks from referral to treatment. This publication will show progress towards that target. Includes developmental data. This is the first publication of Psychological Therapies Waiting Times Statistics

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

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

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: June 2014

Alcohol Brief Interventions 2013-2014

Total number of alcohol brief interventions delivered by health boards during 2009/10, 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13 and 2013/14 in accordance with the ABI HEAT standard.

For more information contact: Stephen Snedker 0131 275 7054

Teenage Pregnancies, year ending 31 December 2012

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 2012

For more information contact: Kenny McIntyre 0131 275 6557

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

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 target, quarter ending March 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

Childhood Immunisations statistics, quarter and financial year ending March 2014

Childhood Immunisation uptake rates by 12 and 24 months of age, and 5 and 6 years of age. Quarter and financial year end data.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833

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 - Minor Ailments Service

Annual update on the number of registations and treatments for the Minor Ailment Service for financial year 2013/14.

For more information contact: Emma McNair 0131 275 6668

Prescribing Statistics - Prescription Cost Analysis

Annual release of information on the prescription cost analysis and associated statistics; volume, cost, generic prescribing and the top 10 drugs for financial year 2013/14.

For more information contact: Emma McNair 0131 275 6668

Prescribing Statistics - Dispenser Remuneration

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

For more information contact: Emma McNair 0131 275 6668

Scottish Drugs Misuse Database (SDMD) Initial Assessment Report 2012/13

Summary report providing NHS Board level information on volume of individuals assessed for specialist drug treatment and social and behavioural characteristics of individuals assessed, based on 2012/13 data drom the Scottish Drug Misuse Database

This publication has been delayed from January 2014 to June 2014 due to data processing issues.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

Findings from the Balance of Care/Continuing Care Census, 31 March 2014

Summary of the March 2014 census, presenting details of the number of patients meeting the criteria for NHS Continuing Health Care plus those who do not meet the criteria but have been in hospital for over a year (with no estimated date of discharge).

For more information contact: Martin McKenna 0141 282 2179

Dental Statistics - Fees and Treatments

General Dental Service fees - updates of existing pages to / as at 31 March 2011.

Rescheduled from May to June 2014 to bring into line with other Dental Statistics releases.

For more information contact: Catherine Thomson 0131 275 7198

Adult Mental Health Benchmarking Toolkit 2012/13

Annual publication of the Mental Health Benchmarking Toolkit comprising data up to 31 March 2013. The toolkit provides information on range of indicators to compare key aspects of the Adult Mental Health Service in Scotland.

For more information contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231

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.

Period covering: January 2013 - March 2014.

For more information contact: Amy McKeon 0131 275 6559

Estimating the Prevalence of Problem Drug Use in Scotland, 2012/13

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.

For more information contact: Laura Wood 0131 275 6482

Mental Health (Psychiatric) Hospital Activity Statistics - year ending 31 March 2013

Provides a range of statistics relating to psychiatric hospital activity and information related to mental health for year ending 31st March 2013.

Rescheduled to allow for data quality checks.

For more information contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216

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

Cancer Survival Statistics

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

Rescheduled 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

Scottish Arthoplasty Project Biennial Report

Biennial Report from the Scottish Arthroplasty Project (SAP). Reporting on the numbers of arthroplasties for 2012 and 2013 and complications for these patients.

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

To be published: July 2014

Child Healthy Weight Interventions Statistics 2013/14

Annual updates of the number of child healthy weigh interventions undertaken by NHS Boards in 2013/2014.

For more information contact: Michael Nisbett 0141 282 2196

Scottish Stroke Care Audit 2014 National Report, Stroke services in Scottish Hospitals

Annual report from the Scottish Stroke Care Audit (SSCA) looking at performance against Scottish Stroke Care Standards in all hospitals across Scotland dealing with patients who have had a stroke.

The publication will report on data from 2013.

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

To be published: August 2014

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

Psychological Therapies Waiting Times

Waiting times for Psychological Therapies in Scotland, quarter ending 30 June 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. This is the first publication of Psychological Therapies Waiting Times Statistics.

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 of life 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

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.

For more information contact: Stephen Goold 0131 275 6316

Births in Scottish Hospitals, year ending 31 March 2013

Annual summary of births in NHS hospitals including, for example trends in caesarean section rates, age of mother.

For more information contact: Kenny McIntyre 0131 275 6557

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

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

Improving ethnic data collection for equality and diversity monitoring

The report relates to SMR00/01 records completed with a valid ethnic group or patient refusal codes only by NHS Board. Publishing data up until September 2013.

For more information contact: Colin Fischbacher 0131 275 7063

Audit of Critical Care in Scotland 2013

Annual report from the Scottish Intensive Care Society Audit Group (SICSAG) looking at activity and outcomes of care in Scottish Intensive care and high dependency units.

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

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 CAHMS as at 30th June 2013.

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 0131 275 6422

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAHMS) Waiting Times

Waiting Times for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Scotland, quarter ending 30 June 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

Emergency Department Activity and Waiting Times

  • Attendances trend - national, board and hospital level, time in department
  • Compliance - 4-hour target, rates of attendance
  • HEAT - sites included in reducing attendances target, rates trend, national and board level

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341

Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios - Quarterly Statistics

Quarterly release of the Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratios (HSMRs) of all the hospitals participating in the Scottish Patient Safety Programme.

For more information contact: Robyn Munro 0131 275 6967

Scottish Cervical Screening Programme Statistics 2012/13

Annual update (including quarterly data) of cervical screening statistics to 31 March 2013. Includes uptake, reporting times, number of smears processed and results.

For more information contact: John Quinn 0131 275 6573

Scottish Bowel Screening Programme Statistics (Nov 2010-Oct 2012)

Bowel Screening key performance indicators for Scotland and NHS Boards. Includes uptake, laboratory and clinical outcomes of screened individuals.

For more information contact: Greig Stanners 0141 282 2333

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 2013.

For more information contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216

Delayed Discharges in NHS Scotland - figures from July 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 July 2013 census.

For more information contact: Martin McKenna 0141 282 2179

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

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

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

For more information contact: Liz Jamieson 131 275 6422

Workforce - Staff in post, Staff turnover, Vacancies

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

To be published: September 2014

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

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

HPV Immunisation Uptake Statistics 2013/14

HPV Immunisation Uptake rates for 2013/14.

For more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833

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

National Drug and Alcohol Waiting Times

Information on the number of clients see and the length of time they waited, and the progress towards the Scottish Government HEAT targets, 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

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 0141 282 2013

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 more information contact: Judith Tait 0131 275 6833

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

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

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

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

Audit of Trauma Management in Scotland 2013, Reporting on 2013

Annual report from the Scottish Trauma Audit Group (STAG) reporting on the emergency management of patients with trauma injuries in Scotland. Reporting on 2013.

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

Complaints Statistics

Information on complaints received by NHS organisations, giving details of, for example response times and issues raised. Complaints for 2013-2014.

For more information contact: Kirsty Anderson 0141 282 2243

To be published: October 2014

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 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 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

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

Information on the number of naloxone kits issued as part of the National Naloxone Programme, to monitor and understand the patterns of use and reach of naloxone 'take home' kits. Also, information on opioid deaths within 4 and 12 weeks of liberation from prison.

For more information contact: Lee Barnsdale 0131 275 6055

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

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

To be published: November 2014

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

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

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-hour target, rates of attendance
  • HEAT - sites included in reducing attendances target, rates trend, national and board level

For more information contact: Catriona Haddow 0131 275 6341

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

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

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

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

Annual report summarising social and behavioural circumstances of individuals undertaking specialist drug treatment

This publication has been rescheduled from January 2014 to November 2014 due to data processing 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

Scottish ECT Accreditation Network Annual Report 2014: reporting on 2013

Summarises data 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 national clinical standards. Reporting on 2013.

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

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

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.

For more information contact: Martin McKenna 0141 282 2179

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

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 Consultant.

For more information contact: Tracey Steedman 0131 275 6179

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

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

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

To be published: 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

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

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

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

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

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 (Psychiatric) Hospital Activity Statistics - year ending 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.

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 2013/14 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

To be published: March 2015

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

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

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

 

Latest Publications

28 March 2014

Childhood Immunisations Statistics quarter and year ending December 2013   more

25 March 2014

Acute Hospital Activity and NHS Beds Information   more

Cancer Waiting Times to December 2013   more

The National Drug Related Deaths Database (Scotland) Report 2012   more

Prescribing Statistics: Dispenser Remuneration   more

ScotPHO Older People Profiles (65+)   more

Teenage Booster Immunisation Statistics   more

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

National Drug and Alcohol Treatment Waiting Times   more

Scottish Perinatal and Infant Mortality and Morbidity Report   more

ScotPHO website quarterly update   more

25 February 2014

Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratio - quarterly statistics   more

Drug-related hospital discharges   more

Alcohol-related hospital discharges   more

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Rescheduled Publications

Adult Mental Health Benchmarking Dashboard
Original publication date: 29 October 2013
Rescheduled to: 24 June 2014
Contact: John Connor 0141 282 2231
more

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

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

Scottish Suicide Information Database report 2014, 2009-2012 Data
Original publication date: 25 February 2014
Rescheduled to: 29 April 2014
Contact: Alison Burlison 0131 275 6216
more

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