Dear NHS England,

Can you supply me with the following information for NHS England -

Total number of hospital admissions for the year 2018

Total number of hospital admissions for the year 2019

Total number of hospital admissions for the year 2020

Total number of hospital admissions to date for the year 2021

Yours faithfully,

Derek Reid

CONTACTUS, England (NHS ENGLAND & NHS IMPROVEMENT - X24), NHS England

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FOITEAMCRMMAILBOX (NHS ENGLAND & NHS IMPROVEMENT - X24), NHS England

Dear Derek Reid,

Thank you for your communication dated 25 October 2021.

NHS England has assessed your communication as a request under the Freedom
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FOITEAMCRMMAILBOX (NHS ENGLAND & NHS IMPROVEMENT - X24), NHS England

Dear Derek Reid,

Thank you for your Freedom of Information (FOI) request dated 25 October
2021.

Your exact request was:

“Can you supply me with the following information for NHS England  -

Total number of hospital admissions for the year 2018

Total number of hospital admissions for the year 2019

Total number of hospital admissions for the year 2020

Total number of hospital admissions to date for the year 2021”

NHS England holds some information in relation to this portion of your
request.

NHS England previously published Trust level hospital activity data on a
monthly basis via the monthly activity return which covers data up to and
including May 2020. Following a consultation in 2018 regarding the future
of NHS England’s monthly and quarterly activity returns, the Hospital
Episode Statistics Monthly Activity Report (HES MAR) was produced from
April 2020 onwards, including equivalent activity measures, under the
remit of NHS Digital. This includes a monthly time series from April 2018
and data for earlier time periods are also available

As the information held is in the public domain, we will under Section 21
of the FOI Act (information accessible to the applicant by other means)
refer you to the published sources.

[1]Statistics » Hospital Activity (england.nhs.uk)

[2]Hospital Episode Statistics for Admitted Patient Care and Outpatient
Data - NHS Digital

For any further information on admissions, you may wish to redirect this
element of your request to NHS Digital directly. We have included their
contact information below for your convenience:

Email:                     [3][email address]

Address:       Information Governance Compliance Team
NHS Digital
7 and 8 Wellington Place
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS1 4AP

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Yours sincerely,

Freedom of Information
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Office of the Chairs, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer

NHS England
PO Box 16738
REDDITCH
B97 9PT

Tel: 0300 311 22 33
Email: [8][NHS England request email]
 

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