Monthly Hospital Activity

Monthly activity data relating to elective and non-elective inpatient admissions (FFCEs) and outpatient referrals and attendances for first consultant outpatient appointments. Data is available from April 2008 on both a provider and commissioner basis. Figures are submitted monthly on the Monthly Activity Return (MAR) by NHS Trusts, CCGs and also Independent sector providers treating NHS patients.

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Statistical Press Notice
Statistical Press Notice, October 2017 (48KB)

Pre-Release Access List
Download Monthly Hospital Activity Pre-Release Access List (PDF, 62KB)

CSV Data File
Monthly Activity Return, October 2017 (CSV, 3.6MB)

Monthly Activity Return Guidance (DOC, 57K)

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