Reports

Sixth Patient NELA Report

NELA Report 2020 Cover

The Sixth Patient Report of the National Emergency Laparotomy Audit outlining the results, conclusions and recommendations from the audit was published on Thursday 12 November 2020..

There are two reports available for download: a shorter Highlight Report and the full report. The report outlines the results, conclusions and recommendations from the audit. Individual downloads of supporting documents are also available below.

To view previous reports from the audit, please click the left hand menu.

NELA Patient Audit 2020 - Highlight Report:

 The Sixth Patient Report of the NELA 2020 - Executive Summary November 2020.pdf (414 KB)

NELA Patient Audit 2020 - Full Report:

 The Sixth Patient Report of the NELA 2020 - FINAL November 2020.pdf (1.51 MB)

NELA Patient Audit 2020 - Results Infographic:

 The Sixth Patient Report of the NELA 2020 - Infographics November 2020.pdf (173 KB)

NELA Patient Audit 2020 - Patient Journey Infographic:

 NELA Report - Patient Journey Infographic 2019.pdf (504 KB)

NELA Patient Audit 2020 - Supplementary Tables & Figures:

 NELA Sixth Annual report - Supplementary tables & figures v1.pdf (940 KB)

NELA Patient Audit 2020 - Standalone RAG Table & Year 6 Hospital Level Achievement Key Process of Care:

 Year6 Annual RAG 5Nov2020 Final.xls (783 KB)

NELA Patient Audit 2020 - Year 6 - Data.Gov Submission:

 Year 6 - Data.gov - 2020 Hospital Level Data Spreadsheet 5Nov2020.xlsx (82 KB)

NELA Patient Audit 2020 - Local Presentation Template

To be completed



Technical Documents

 NELA-(2020)-Recalibrated-risk-model-coefficients.pdf (261 KB)
For further information on the update to the NELA Risk Adjustment Model go to

 NELA Standards Calculations April 2019.pdf (636 KB)
 NELA Technical Document - Overview of Hospital Episode Statistics (HES) July 2016.pdf (432 KB)
 NELA Technical Document - Sumary of Methods July 2016.pdf (190 KB)
 NELA - Show workings for Second NELA Report.pdf (289 KB)
 Process-Outcome Measures.pdf (378 KB)

NELA Dashboard

To access real-time national data via the NELA Online Dashboard, please go to:

Dashboard User Notes

If you are an audit participant and would like to see your real-time local data in comparison to the national, please click the link above. Here you can download the NELA Dashboard User Notes.

 NELA-Patient-Audit-Dashboard-User-Notes.pdf (710 KB)