Statistics release announcement

A&E Attendances and Emergency Admissions, week ending 29 March 2015, and revisions for previous weeks

The Weekly A&E Attendances and Emergency Admissions collection collects the total number of attendances in the week for all A&E types, including Minor Injury Units and Walk-in Centres, and of these, the number discharged, admitted or transferred within four hours of arrival. Also included are the number of Emergency Admissions, and any waits of over four hours for admission following decision to admit. Data are shown at provider organisation level, from NHS Trusts, NHS Foundation Trusts and Independent Sector Organisations. Data for this collection is available back to November 2010. In addition, the Health and Social Care Information Centre publish more detailed data on A&E attendances that is broken down by age and diagnosis. This includes monthly A&E Quality Indicators and an annual publication. http://www.england.nhs.uk/statistics/statistical-work-areas/ae-waiting-times-and-activity/