Policy paper

Experience of patients in black and minority ethnic groups 2006 to 2007

National statistics on the self-reported experience of patients in black and minority ethnic groups, covering 2006 to 2007.

This was published under the 2005 to 2010 Labour government

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The first national statistics on the self-reported experience of patients in black and minority ethnic groups, produced by the Department of Health and the Healthcare Commission, were released on 22 May 2008 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

This publication examines variations in the self-reported views of NHS patients from different ethnic groups across a range of healthcare settings, and the work was undertaken jointly by the Department of Health and the Healthcare Commission. Results include data from the national surveys of patients published by the Healthcare Commission up to and including 2006 to 2007.

Further information on the patient experience methodology and the national patient survey programme

Published 22 May 2008