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Table 8 Service outcomes from 2012 to 2014: proportion assessed, Identification of psychosis and diversion to healthcare. For each column of remands, the number of remands committed and screened (N1) is the denominator for calculation of percentages and confidence intervals

From: STRESS-testing clinical activity and outcomes for a combined prison in-reach and court liaison service: a 3-year observational study of 6177 consecutive male remands

  Total 2006–2011 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012–2014
Number of remands committed and screened (N1) 20,084 2248 1953 1976 6177
Number taken onto PICLS caseload (N2) 3195 374 375 360 1109
Number identified as having active psychotic symptoms 561 79 89 83 251
Number admitted to forensic Hospital 89 18 28 14 60
Number admitted to General Hospital 164 20 32 29 81
Number diverted to community outpatient facilities 319 58 66 84 208
 Number admitted to any hospital (General or forensic) 252 38 60 43 141
 Number diverted to any location (forensic hospital, general hospital or community outpatient facilities) 572 96 126 127 349
Remands
Number taken onto PICLS caseload 3195 374 375 360 1109
 Percentage (95 % CI) 15.9 % (15.4–16.4) 16.6 % (15.1–18.2) 19.2 % (17.5–21.0) 18.2 % (16.5–20.0) 18.0 % (17.0–18.9)
Number identified as having active psychotic symptoms 561 79 89 83 251
 Percentage (95 % CI) 2.8 % (2.6–3.0) 3.5 % (2.8–4.4) 4.6 % (3.7–5.6) 4.2 % (3.4–5.2) 4.1 % (3.6–4.6)
Number admitted to forensic Hospital 89 18 28 14 60
 Percentage (95 % CI) 0.44 % (0.36–0.55) 0.74 % (0.44–1.17) 1.43 % (0.96–2.07) 0.71 % (0.39–1.19) 0.97 % (0.74–1.25)
Number admitted to General Hospital 164 20 32 29 81
 Percentage (95 % CI) 0.82 % (0.70–0.95) 0.82 % (0.50–1.27) 1.64 % (1.12–2.31) 1.47 (0.99–2.10) 1.31 % (1.04–1.63)
Number diverted to community outpatient facilities 319 58 66 84 208
 Percentage (95 % CI) 1.59 (1.42–1.77) 2.39 % (1.82–3.08) 3.38 (2.62–4.28) 4.25 (3.41–5.24) 3.37 (2.93–3.85)
Number admitted to any hospital (General or forensic) 252 38 60/1953 43 141
 Percentage (95 % CI) 1.26 % (1.111.42) 1.57 % (1.112.14) 3.07 % (2.353.94) 2.18 (1.582.92) 2.28 % (1.932.69)
Number diverted to any location (forensic hospital, general hospital or community outpatient facilities) 572 96 126 127 349
 Percentage (95 % CI) 2.85 % (2.623.09) 3.95 (3.214.81) 6.45 % (5.407.63) 6.43 (5.397.60) 5.65 % (5.096.26)
Caseload
Number taken onto PICLS caseload (N2) 3195 374 375 360 1109
Number identified as having active psychotic symptoms 561 79 89 83 251
 Percentage (95 % CI) 17.56 % (16.25–18.92) 21.12 % (17.10–25.62) 23.73 % (19.52–28.37) 23.06 % (18.80–27.76) 22.63 % (20.20–25.21)
Number admitted to forensic Hospital 89 18 28 14 60
 Percentage (95 % CI) 2.79 % (2.24–3.42) 4.81 (2.88–7.50) 7.47 % (5.02–10.61) 3.89 % (2.14–6.44) 5.41 % (4.15–6.91)
Number admitted to General Hospital 164 20 32 29 81
 Percentage (95 % CI) 5.13 % (4.39–5.96) 5.35 % (3.30–8.14) 8.53 % (5.91–11.83) 8.06 % (5.46–11.36) 7.30 % (5.84–9.00)
Number diverted to community outpatient facilities 319 58 66 84 208
 Percentage (95 % CI) 9.98 % (8.97–11.08) 15.51 % (11.99–19.58) 17.60 % (14.08–21.78) 23.33 % (19.06–28.05) 18.76 % (16.50–21.18)
Number admitted to any hospital (General or forensic) 252 38 60 43 141
 Percentage (95 % CI) 7.89 % (6.98–8.88) 10.16 % (7.29–13.68) 16.00 % (12.44–20.11) 11.94 % (8.78–15.75) 12.71 % (10.81–14.82)
Number diverted to any location (forensic hospital, general hospital or community outpatient facilities) 572 96 126 127 349
 Percentage (95 % CI) 17.90 % (16.59–19.28) 25.67 % (21.32–30.41) 33.60 % (28.83–38.63) 35.28 % (30.34–40.46) 31.47 % (28.74–34.30)
  1. For each column of caseload, the number taken onto PICLS caseload (N2) is the denominator
  2. PICLS Prison Inreach and Court Liaison Service; 95 % CI 95 % confidence interval for proportion