Case Number 8565
Request Date 28/04/2022
Completion Date 04/05/2022

 

Details of the Request

1. On how many occasions in the following years has a patient - known to your mental health services - died in the community aged 19 or under, having been discharged from a CAMHS inpatient service within the previous 12 months?

Please include a combined total for each year that includes patients discharged from services run by either the NHS or the independent sector, as well as those who were placed out of area

  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 2021
  • 2022 (up to 31 March)

Where exact data cannot be specified for reasons of patient confidentiality, please give an indication – such as ‘less than 5’.

 

Please also answer the following question if it is possible within the cost limit. If the following question would exceed the cost limit then please only answer question 1.

 

2. On how many of those occasions in question 1 was the patient’s cause of death related to their reason for admission to the unit? Please break down the figures by the following years:

  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 2021
  • 2022 (up to 31 March)

Where exact data cannot be specified for reasons of patient confidentiality, please give an indication – such as ‘less than 5’

 

Details of the Response

The Trust does not hold this information. We are an Acute Trust and do not have CAMHS services - you may be able to obtain it from Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust .