Information on availability of crtical care beds, cancelled operations and delayed transfer of care data has been published for December 2011.
The main findings were:
- there were 3,696 adult critical care beds available and 2,961 occupied giving an occupancy rate of 80.1%
- the number of urgent operations cancelled was 389 compared to 419 in the previous month
- there were 112,999 patients delayed days during the month, of which 62,689 were acute
Statistical tables and additional information is available at: Acute and Non-Acute Delayed Transfers of Care