For the 2013-14 financial year, Hospital Episode Statistics (HES) has collected records detailing episodes of admitted patient care delivered by NHS hospitals in England. These records include details of each delivery which takes place in an NHS hospital.
This report covers the period from April 2013 to March 2014 and draws on over 640,000 detailed records of deliveries in NHS hospitals.
This publication is released in three phases:
January 2015 – Headline figures published
February 2015 – Detailed analysis published
March 2015 – Provider level analysis published