Scottish Care Homes Census

The Scottish Care Home Census data are collected on an annual basis via an electronic system called eForms which is maintained by the Care Inspectorate.

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The Scottish Care Home Census data are collected on an annual basis via an electronic system called eForms which is maintained by the Care Inspectorate. The Care Inspectorate is the regulatory body that registers and inspects care homes in Scotland. All adult care homes registered with the Care Inspectorate are asked to submit their care home census data annually however it is not mandatory that they do so. Approximately 80% of adult care homes submit their data.

Care home guidance

Care homes 2022: guidance

Care homes 2021: guidance

Care homes 2019: guidance

Care Homes 2018: guidance

Care homes 2017: guidance

Care homes 2016: guidance

Care home letters

Care homes 2022: letter

Care home census: letter to care home managers 2021

Care homes 2019: letter

Care homes 2018: letter

Care Homes 2017: letter

Care homes 2016: letter

Privacy notices

Care home manager 2018: privacy notice

Scottish care home census (SCHC) 2017: privacy impact assessment

Care Home Manager 2016: privacy notice

Care home residents 2016: privacy notice easy read

Care home residents 2016: privacy notice

Care home residents: suggested privacy notice

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