Critical Care Bed Capacity and Urgent Operations Cancelled


The monthly situation report collects data on:

  • The number of urgent operations cancelled, including those cancelled for the 2nd or more time throughout the month.
  • Critical care capacity, including adult, paediatric and neonatal available and occupied critical care beds, as a snapshot at midnight on the last Thursday of the month.

Data for this collection is available back to August 2010.

Latest Data

Monthly Sitreps 2019-20
Monthly Sitreps 2018-19
Monthly Sitreps 2017-18
Monthly Sitreps 2016-17
Monthly Sitreps 2015-16
Monthly Sitreps 2014-15
Monthly Sitreps 2013-14
Monthly Sitreps 2012-13
Monthly Sitreps 2011-12
Monthly Sitreps 2010-11

Pre-Release Access List

Pre-release access list Critical Care Capacity (PDF, 103KB)


Monthly SitReps Definitions v1.09 – Critical Care Capacity (PDF, 173KB)

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For further information about the published statistics, please contact us at:

Operational Information for Commissioning (National)
NHS England
Room 5E15
Quarry House
Leeds LS2 7UE
Great Britain