The monthly data on critical care bed use and cancelled urgent operations.
The monthly situation report collects data on the number of urgent operations cancelled, including those cancelled for the 2nd or more time throughout the month. It also includes information on critical care capacity, including adult, paediatric and neonatal available and occupied critical care beds, as a snapshot at midnight on the last Thursday of the month. Data for this collection is available back to August 2010.
Official statistics are produced impartially and free from any political influence.