BY EMAIL ONLY
Dear Mr Behan,
I write to inform you of an irregularity regarding information about coroners’ Reports to Prevention Future Deaths.
“Between December 2014 and June 2015, we received three ‘Prevention of future death reports’ concerning patients who were receiving mental health services at the time of their death; one report related to a detained patient.” (Page 27)
I have found by searching information uploaded by the Chief Coroners’ office, that there were at least 92 Reports to Prevent Future Deaths on mental health service patients in the period 2014/2015.
I would be grateful to understand why CQC did not include all relevant data in its 2014/2015 report, particularly as it advised in its 2013/2014 report that:
cc Health Committee
Chairs of Public Accounts and Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs
Keith Conradi Chief Investigator HSIB
Five coroners’ Reports to Prevent Future Deaths that were apparently copied to CQC by coroners in 2014/2015: