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NHS Factsheets

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    Department of Health
  • Published date:
    1 January 2005
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NHS Factsheets are organisation level briefing sheets compiled by Department of Health officials for the purpose of briefing Ministers on local NHS matters. Data presented within NHS Factsheets is provided by a number of sources, taken from publicly available information. These internal documents are made available under Freedom of Information, as they may be of interest and value.

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The content of NHS factsheets is currently being updated.

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If you require any further information on what the data mean or other data that is not shown on the Factsheets, you may get this direct from the data providers’ websites, listed below:

Referral to Treatment waiting
A&E waiting  
Cancelled operations  
Cancer waiting
 Data source: Department of Health 

PCT allocations 
Data source: Department of Health

Hospital Episode Statistics FCEs 
NHS staffing (except dentists)  
GP registered population  
Ambulance statistics  
Mental health information

Data source: NHS Information Centre 

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