In-patients formally detained in hospitals under the Mental Health Act 1983

This bulletin presents the latest information on uses of the Mental Health Act 1983 ("The Act") in England (excluding guardianship under Sections 7 and 37) between 1 April and 31 March each year. Data were collected via the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) online Omnibus KP90 collection from all organisations in England which provide Mental Health Services and make use of the Mental Health Act 1983 legislation, as amended by the Mental Health Act 2007, and other legislation. This includes high security psychiatric hospitals as well as other NHS service providers and independent hospitals.

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Last Updated October 27, 2015, 12:42 (UTC)
Created November 27, 2010, 00:18 (UTC)
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