Outpatient waiting times guidance and returns

Date published: 06 March 2018

These returns are collected quarterly and record the number of patients waiting for a first outpatient appointment, and length of time waiting for each specialty within each health and social care trust.

Details

  • Information on outpatient waiting times at a consultant led is collected using the departmental return CH3.

  • Information on outpatient waiting times at an integrated clinical assessment and treatment service (ICATS) is collected using the waiting times return IWT.

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