Dear NHS Bradford District and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group,

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

Bradfordcravenfoi (NHS BRADFORD DISTRICT AND CRAVEN CCG), NHS Bradford District and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group

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Dear Aaron

 

Please find attached an acknowledgment letter for your Freedom of
Information request.

 

 

Kind regards

 

FOI Team

[1]NHS Bradford District and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

 

Scorex House (West) | 1 Bolton Road | Bradford | BD1 4AS
Millennium Business Park | Station Road | Steeton | Keighley | BD20 6RB

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Bradfordcravenfoi (NHS BRADFORD DISTRICT AND CRAVEN CCG), NHS Bradford District and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group

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Dear Aaron

 

Please see attached response from NHS Bradford District and Craven CCG.

 

 

Kind regards

 

FOI Team

 

[1]NHS Bradford District and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

 

Scorex House (West) | 1 Bolton Road | Bradford | BD1 4AS
Millennium Business Park | Station Road | Steeton | Keighley | BD20 6RB

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