The Department today published the Integrated Performance Measures Monitoring (IPMR) collection data for quater ending December 2011.
The main findings for Q3 2011/12 were:
- 98.6% of patients with diabetes were offered screening for diabetic retinopathy during the previous 12 months
Delayed Transfers of Care (DToC)
- There were on average 2,232 acute patients with a delayed transfer of care per day. There were, on average a further 1,706 non-acute patients with a delayed transfer of care per day.
Access to Midwifery
- The number of women who have seen a midwife or a maternity healthcare professional, for health and social care assessment of needs, risks and choices by 12 weeks and 6 days of pregnancy was 152,730 compared to the 175,755 women who were seen by a maternity healthcare professional at any time within this quarter.
- This equates to 91.2% of women who gave birth in Q3 2011-12 against those in Q1 2011-12 saw a maternity health professional within the first 12 weeks and 6 days of their maternity.
Stroke – Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA)
- Nationally 83.0% of patients admitted with a stroke spent 90% of their time on a stroke unit.
- For TIA nationally 70.9% of those patients with a higher risk of stroke presenting in an outpatient setting were treated within 24 hours.
NHS Health checks
- The number of NHS Health Checks offered between April and December was 1,514,000, with NHS Health Checks being received by 759,000 people