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Dataset: Measures from the Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework, England
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Updated 25 Oct 2017

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The dataset on this page is a cache of the dataset It is a snapshot of the dataset as it appeared on 28 Mar 2021 22:14 GMT. The current dataset could have changed in the meantime. Attribution: Contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0.

The Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework (ASCOF) has been published annually since 2010-11, and draws on data from a number of collections. The ASCOF Handbook of Definitions, published by the Department of Health, provides in-depth information on the purpose of the framework, the construction of the constituent measures, and context for their interpretation. The ASCOF is used both locally and nationally to set priorities for care and support, measure progress and strengthen transparency and accountability. The purpose of the ASCOF is three-fold: Locally, the ASCOF supports councils to improve the quality of care and support. By providing robust, nationally comparable information on the outcomes and experiences of local people, the ASCOF supports meaningful comparisons between councils, helping to identify priorities for local improvement and stimulating the sharing of learning and best practice. The ASCOF fosters greater transparency in the delivery of adult social care, supporting lo...

Dataset:Measures from the Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework, England
Provider:NHS Digital
Licence:License information is derived automatically. Refer to source for license information before using this data.
UK Open Government Licence (OGL)
Country:United Kingdom

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