Department of Health

Statistical press notice: Mental Health Community Teams Activity data, 2011-12 Q2

Press Release   •   Nov 04, 2011 10:28 GMT

The following statistics were published today by the Department of Health:

Quarterly Mental Health Community Teams Activity data for 2011-12 Quarter 2 and revisions to 2010-11 and 2011-12 Quarter 1.

The main findings for 2011-12 Quarter 2 were:

  • 5,288 new cases of psychosis were served by Early Intervention (EI) teams during Quarter 1 and 2 of 2011-12.
  • 97.2% of patients under adult mental illness specialties on Care Programme Approach (CPA) were followed up within 7 days of discharge from psychiatric inpatient care.
  • 97.3% of admissions to psychiatric inpatient wards were gate kept by Crisis Resolution Home Treatment (CRHT) teams.