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Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 138935, tabled on 27 April 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what information he holds on the number of bed days that were lost due to delayed transfers of care in Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust in 2017.

Answered on

2 May 2018

There were 22,772 delayed transfer of care bed days at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust during 2017.

NHS England publishes information on the number of delayed transfers of care on a monthly basis. This is available at individual trust and national level via their Statistical Work Areas webpages and can be accessed via the following link:

https://www.england.nhs.uk/statistics/statistical-work-areas/delayed-transfers-of-care

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