Please supply the following information:
the number of a) contracts and b) performers performing some NHS activity in each month going back to 2017, and the average number of UDAs delivered by each performer
the number of performers in each of the last five financial years who delivered a) between 0 and 1,000 UDAs per annum, b) between 1,001 and 2,000 UDAs, c) between 2,001 and 3,000 UDAs, d) between 3,001 and 4,000 UDAs, e) between 4,001 and 5,000 UDAs, f) between 5,001 and 6,000 UDAs and g) 6,001 or more UDA
A copy of the information is attached.
This report contains the details for the reporting year 2018-2022 (202104-202205). The information within the report includes the data items and descriptions listed below. Excludes activity by Foundation Dentists Data based on year-end methodology. Year-end methodology will include all activity data (including amendments) collected from FP17s scheduled in any of the fifteen schedule months from April to June, where the date of completion is on or between 1 April and 31 March of the year. For example 2018-19 will include all activity data (including amendments) collected from FP17s scheduled in any of the fifteen schedule months from April 2018 to June 2019, where the date of completion is on or between 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019. Where FP17s do not have a date of completion, e.g. where the patient has failed to return to complete the treatment, the date of acceptance is used.
Country Name: The country name where the contract is located, based on the contract postcode.
Contract Number: This is a unique 10 character number which identifies a contract
Performer Number: The performer’s personal number.
Reporting Year: The financial year which the activity/contracted services relate to - to be used for year end reporting using the 'Contract Services Combined Fact' table.
Year Month: Used throughout the system to identify the specific year and month that the data relates to, i.e. for forms, it would be the month that the activity was scheduled. This is in the format 'YYYYMM' e.g. 201804 for April 2018..
UDA Delivered: The units of dental activity scheduled for the time period selected relating to the financial year, where they were carried out by any performer.
Number of Contracts: The number of Contracts as recorded on CoMPASS.
Number of Performers: The number of Dentists as recorded on CoMPASS.
Average number of UDA : UDA delivered/Number of Contracts or Performers
UDA Grouping : UDA delivered by Group.
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