FAQ
Log In
Sunday 25th September 2016
News
 › 
 › 

The following statistics were released today by the Department of Health:

25th February 2011

The following statistics were released today by the Department of Health:

NHS Critical care beds, January 2011 census

The key points from the latest release are:

  • The overall number of open and staffed adult critical care beds was 3,747. This represents 67 (1.8%) more beds than at 15 July 2010, and 73 (2.1%) more beds than one year ago.
  • 2,774 (74.0%) of the beds were in general critical care with the remaining 973 (26.0%) in specialist critical care units/wards such as cardiothoracic, neurological, liver, spinal injury or burns units.
  • 2,075 (55.4%) of the beds were being used for intensive care (level 3) and 1,672 (44.6%) were being used for high dependency (level 2) care on the census day.

Full tables are available here

http://www.dh.gov.uk/en/Publicationsandstatistics/Statistics/Performancedataandstatistics/Beds/DH_077451

 

Share this page

Comments

There are no comments for this article, be the first to comment!


Post your comment

Only registered users can comment. Fill in your e-mail address for quick registration.

Your email address:

Your comment will be checked by a Healthcare Today moderator before it is published on the site.

Article Information

Title: The following statistics were released today by the Department of Health:
Author: Martine Hamilton
Article Id: 17700
Date Added: 25th Feb 2011

Actions

Add to scrapbook
Show Comments
Add comment
Find all related articles

Mayden - Innovative cloud-based web development for the healthcare sector
© Mayden Foundation 2016