Urgent community response – two-hour and two-day response standards: 2020/21 technical data guidance

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All providers of publicly-funded community health services, including those funded through the Better Care Fund, are legally mandated to collect and submit community health data, as provided for by section 250 of the Health and Social Care Act 2012.

From 1 July 2020 data has been collected on the delivery of the two urgent community response standards. This technical guidance supports collection and recording of the relevant data to ensure a standardised approach across England.



Updated 26 May 2021.