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NHS Trusts: Finance

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 45206, tabled on 8 September 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many NHS Trusts are meeting the 85 per cent activity threshold for the Elective Recovery Fund.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

22 September 2021

The Elective Recovery Fund threshold for July 2021 was originally set at 85% but was subsequently updated to 95%. Delivery is assessed at integrated care system (ICS) level. While final payment data is not yet available for July, in June, 40 ICSs delivered activity above then threshold of 80%.

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