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Hospital Beds

Volume 503: debated on Wednesday 6 January 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many bed days at Ashford and St Peters NHS Trust were taken by patients who had already been cleared for discharge in each of the last three years. (304742)

The Care Quality Commission (CQC), formerly the Healthcare Commission, reports in detail on delayed transfers of care at national health service trusts each year, with the exception of 2007-08, when this was not used as a indicator. CQC information about delayed transfers of care for Ashford and St. Peter’s NHS Trust for 2006-07 and 2008-09 can be found at:


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