Currently the best computations of readmission rates are those released by the National Centre for Health Outcomes Development. They publish their data on their website at:
Presently there are three years’ data from 2001-02 to 2003-04 at primary care trust (PCT) level, for the age groups 0-15, 16-74 and 75 and over. There are plans to produce by March 2007 an eight-year series up to 2005-06 at PCT and trust level.
Other analyses from this source could only be produced at disproportionate cost.