Hospital Episode Statistics and Mental Health minimum data set – April 2014
There are approximately 0.99 million individuals who are recorded as being users of adult mental health services (within MHMDS) during April 2014.
Of these, approximately 0.97 million MH service users are aged 18 or over¹ and can be linked to HES, of this subset in April 2014:
it is estimated that around 59,000 (or 6 per cent) had at least one inpatient episode of
it is estimated that around 249,000 (or 26 per cent) had at least one outpatient
it is estimated that around 74,000 (or 8 per cent) had at least one A&E attendance
it is estimated that around 304,000 (or 31 per cent) accessed at least one hospital
service (inpatient episodes of care, outpatients appointment or A&E attendance)