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

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

  • 4,981 referrals were received for an LPMHSS assessment in December 2020.
  • In December 2020 78.7% of LPMHSS assessments were undertaken within 28 days from the date the referral was received.
  • 86.2% of therapeutic interventions were started within 28 days following an LPMHSS assessment in December 2020.

Part 2: Care and Treatment Plans (CTP)

  • There were 20,731 patients in receipt of secondary Mental Health services at the end of December 2020; of these, 18,077 (87.2%) had a valid CTP.

Part 3: Assessment of former users of secondary mental health services

  • During December 2020, 91.3% of outcome of assessments reports were sent within 10 working days after a Part 3 assessment had taken place.

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Contact

Helen Roberts

Telephone: 0300 025 8871

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