Number of patients detained and discharged

Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Aaron Walawalkar

Dear Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust,

I am writing to request information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

I would like to receive information relating to the number of patients detained and the number of patients discharged under various sections of the Mental Health Act from January 2018 to September 2020.

Please can you provide the following information:

1. The number of people detained under Section 2 of the Mental Health Act from 2018 to date. Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures for the years 2018 and 2019, and a weekly breakdown for 2020.

2. The number of people discharged under Section 2 of the Mental Health Act from 2018 to date. Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures for the years 2018 and 2019, and a weekly breakdown for 2020.

3. The number of people detained under Section 3 of the Mental Health Act from 2018 to date. Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures for the years 2018 and 2019, and a weekly breakdown for 2020.

4. The number of people discharged under Section 3 of the Mental Health Act from 2018 to date. Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures for the years 2018 and 2019, and a weekly breakdown for 2020.

5. The number of people detained under Section 37 of the Mental Health Act each week from 2018 to date. Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures for the years 2018 and 2019, and a weekly breakdown for 2020.

6. The number of people discharged under Section 37 of the Mental Health Act each week from 2018 to date. Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures for the years 2018 and 2019, and a weekly breakdown for 2020.

Please break down all the above information by age, gender and ethnic background.

If this request is too wide or unclear, I would be grateful if you could contact me as I understand that under the Act you are required to advise and assist requesters. If any of this information is already in the public domain, please can you direct me to it, with page references and URLs if necessary.

I understand that you are required to respond to my request within the 20 working days after you receive this letter. I would be grateful if you could confirm in writing that you have received this request.

Best regards,

Aaron Walawalkar and Charlotte Threipland

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

1 Atodiad

Dear Aaron Walawalkar

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 Request REF: FOI/2021/SG9889

 

Further to your request for information under the Freedom of Information
Act 2000 received today.  We are processing your request and will respond
to you shortly.  In the meantime, please find attached our leaflet
offering guidance on our procedure for managing requests for information
in compliance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

If you have any queries please contact us quoting the above REF number.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Mrs Sam Kirkland

Head of Data Privacy/Data Protection Officer

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

 

Tel: 0116 2955296

Email: [Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust request email]

 

 

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

3 Atodiad

Dear Aaron Walawalkar,

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 Request REF: FOI/2021/SG9889

 

Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000, which we received on 25 September 2020. Please find
attached our response to your request.

 

Kind regards

 

 

Mrs Sam Kirkland

Head of Data Privacy/Data Protection Officer

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

 

Tel: 0116 2955296

Email: [Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust request email]