Inpatient census 2017: parts one and two

Results of the third Mental Health & Learning Disability Inpatient Bed Census and Out of Scotland NHS Placements Census, 2017.

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Guy McGivern
Health & Social Care Analysis Division
Scottish Government
0131 244 5523

Ellen Lynch
Health & Social Care Analysis Division
Scottish Government
0131 244 4093

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