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Transition between inpatient mental health settings and community or care home settings [NG53]

Measuring the use of this guidance

Recommendation: 1.3.1

Start building therapeutic relationships as early as possible to: lessen the person's sense of being coerced encourage the person to engage with treatment and recovery programmes and collaborative decision-making create a safe, contained environment reduce the risk of suicide, which is high during the first 7 days after admission. This is particularly important for people who have been admitted in crisis.

What was measured: Proportion of people who use services who feel safe.
Data collection end: March 2012
Data collection end: March 2013
Data collection end: March 2014
Data collection end: March 2015
Data collection end: March 2016
Area covered: England
Source: NHS Digital. Adult social care outcomes framework.

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