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Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Report, January 2016 Final, February 2016 Primary and Quarter 3 2015/16

06:15 March 26, 2017 - 09:30 April 20, 2016
Publication date: April 20, 2016
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Summary

This statistical release makes available the most recent Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) final monthly data (January 2016) and the most recent quarterly data (Quarter 3 2015/16).

This series replaces the previous Quarterly IAPT Reports, last published for the period Q3 2014-15, and provides more frequent and wider-ranging information concerning the care delivered to users of NHS-funded IAPT services for adults in England.

The information contained in this release is expected to be of use to organisations delivering IAPT services for adults in England as it presents timely information intended to support discussions between providers and commissioners of services.

This information is also intended to be of interest to other audiences, including the general public, as it provides up-to-date information about access rates, waiting times and outcomes within IAPT services.

Key facts

In January 2016:
 
119,470 referrals were received
 
of which 63,788 (53.4 per cent) were self-referrals
 
84,913 referrals entered treatment
 
for which 28.4 days was the average (mean) waiting time between referral and first treatment appointment
 
104,946 referrals ended
 
of which 42,298 (40.3 per cent) finished a course of treatment
 
for which 6.5 was the average (mean) number of attended treatment appointments
 
and of which 27,060 (64.0 per cent) showed reliable improvement
 
and 38,900 (92.0 per cent) started treatment at caseness
 
of which 18,652 (47.9 per cent) moved to recovery
 
and 17,759 (45.7 per cent) showed reliable recovery.
 
Waiting times for a course of treatment (for those finishing a course of treatment in January 2016):
 
35,677 (84.3 per cent) waited less than 6 weeks to enter treatment
 
40,761 (96.4 per cent) waited less than 18 weeks to enter treatment

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Coverage

Date Range: October 01, 2015 to January 31, 2016
Geographical coverage:
England
Geographical granularity:
NHS Trusts
Care Trusts
Mental Health Trusts
GP practices, dental practices, pharmacies and clinics
Independent Sector Health Care Providers
Clinical Commissioning Groups

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