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Data on referrals and waiting times for Local Primary Mental Health Support Services (assessments and therapeutic interventions) for July to September 2020.

Part 1: Local Primary Mental Health Support Services (LPMHSS)

  • 5,720 referrals were received for an LPMHSS assessment in September 2020.
  • In September 2020 80.1% of LPMHSS assessments were undertaken within 28 days from the date the referral was received.
  • 86.4% of therapeutic interventions were started within 28 days following an LPMHSS assessment in September 2020.

Part 2: Care and Treatment Plans

  • There were 21,218 patients in receipt of secondary Mental Health services at the end of September 2020. Of these, 18,120(r) (85.4%)(r) had a valid Care and Treatment Plan (CTP).

(r) Revised on 3 December 2020

Part 3: Assessment of Former Users of Secondary Mental Health Services

  • During September 2020, 91.8% of outcome of assessments reports were sent within 10 working days after a Part 3 assessment had taken place.


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