Patients discharged and not discharged from hospital


Published: 02/02/2022


The chart shows the rolling seven-day average of the number of patients no longer requiring hospital care. For example, the average on 5 December 2021 will be the average of the number of patients on that day and the preceding six days. Patients no longer requiring hospital care are defined according to the criteria to reside being deployed in hospitals as part of the Hospital Discharge and Community Support Policy and Operating Model.


Nuffield Trust analysis of NHS England and Improvement's urgent and emergency care daily situation reports.