Diagnostic pathways for neurodevelopmental disorders

Daniel Brady made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to NHS Bolton Clinical Commissioning Group

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Dear NHS Bolton Clinical Commissioning Group,

Could you provide details of whether a specific diagnostic pathway for children exists within your CCG for each of the following conditions:
1) Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
2) Autism Spectrum Disorder
3) Developmental Coordination Disorder/Developmental Dyspraxia
4) Developmental Dyscalculia
5) Developmental Dyslexia
6) Specific language impairment/Developmental language disorder

If a diagnostic pathway exists could you provide further details of that pathway?

For each of the above conditions, if a diagnostic pathway exists, could you provide the following details for the last 5 years, broken down by year:
1) The number of children who were referred and the number who were diagnosed
2) The average (both mean and median if available, if not please specify which), minimum, and maximum wait time between referral and diagnosis

If you don't hold any of the above information could you direct me towards the body that would?

Yours faithfully,

Daniel Brady

GMCSU, Foi (NHS GREATER MANCHESTER COMMISSIONING SUPPORT UNIT), NHS Bolton Clinical Commissioning Group

Dear Daniel,

 

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BOL/FOI/12526 NHS Bolton CCG
BUR/FOI/12527 NHS Bury CCG

 

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Alex

 

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Dear Daniel,

 

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Yours sincerely,

 

Alex

 

Patient Services Officer

NHS Greater Manchester Shared Services (hosted by NHS Oldham CCG)

 

Phone: 0161 212 6270 I Email: [1][Bolton CCG request email]

Ellen House, Waddington Street, Oldham OL9 6EE

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Dear Alex,

Thank you very much for your response and providing the information requested where available.

Yours sincerely,

Daniel Brady