Table 3

Destination after discharge from care homes for completed care home stays (data are % of stays)
Community-based social care within 30 days Death within 30 days Other
Temporary residential care
  All sites (n=1314) 42.5 6.0 51.4
  Coastal town (n=378) 42.3 11.1 46.6
  Rural county (n=805) 43.0 3.0 54.0
  London suburb (n=131) 40.5 9.9 49.6
Permanent residential care
  All sites (n=781) 4.4 50.3 45.3
  Coastal town (n=138) 6.5 63.0 30.4
  Rural county (n=553) 2.7 49.0 48.3
  London suburb (n=90) 11.1 38.9 50.0
Nursing care
  All sites (n=660) 12.0 54.8 33.2
  Coastal town (n=79) 13.9 50.6 35.4
  Rural county (n=468) 12.6 53.0 34.4
  London suburb (n=113) 8.0 65.5 26.5

Steventon and Roberts

Steventon and Roberts BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:377   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-377

Open Data