Guidance on managing transfers of care

Confirming the process for reporting the transfer of care from hospital to home


National guidance on transfers of care

The Care and Support Statutory Guidance (June 2017) provides councils with the information about how to meet the legal obligations placed on them by the Care Act and the regulations. It includes detailed information in relation to hospital discharge (see sections 15.37 to 15.45).

Monthly Delayed Transfers of Care Situation reports: November 2018

NHS England delayed transfers of care data