FOI 7960 - Admissions for eating disorder and mental health

Date: 21 March 2023 to 21 March 2026

Please provide me with the following data for the years: 2019, 2020, 2021,2022, 2023 (to date):as

  1. The total number of under-18s admitted with a primary diagnosis of mental health disorder to a paediatric bed
  1. The total number of under-18 admitted with a primary diagnosis of eating disorder to a paediatric bed
  1. Average length of stay for under 18s admitted with a primary diagnosis of mental health disorder to a paediatric bed
  1. Longest recorded length of stay for under 18s admitted with a primary diagnosis of mental health disorder to a paediatric bed
  • Request ID:
    FOI 7960
  • Category:
    Patient - Activity Data
  • Response:

    March 2023

    Please provide me with the following data for the years: 2019, 2020, 2021,2022, 2023 (to date):as

    1. The total number of under-18s admitted with a primary diagnosis of mental health disorder to a paediatric bed
      1. 2019: 40
      2. 2020: 69
      3. 2021: 77
      4. 2022: 58
      5. 2023 (as at 13/03/2023): 0
    1. The total number of under-18 admitted with a primary diagnosis of eating disorder to a paediatric bed
      1. 2019: 8
      2. 2020: 20
      3. 2021: 37
      4. 2022: 32
      5. 2023 (as at 13/03/2023): 0
    1. Average length of stay for under 18s admitted with a primary diagnosis of mental health disorder to a paediatric bed
      1. 2019: 1
      2. 2020: 5
      3. 2021: 8
      4. 2022: 4
      5. 2023 (as at 13/03/2023): 0
    1. Longest recorded length of stay for under 18s admitted with a primary diagnosis of mental health disorder to a paediatric bed
      1. 2019: 18 days
      2. 2020: 71 days
      3. 2021: 105 days
      4. 2022: 64 days
      5. 2023 (as at 13/03/2023) N/A