This is the first formal release of Round 3 clinical audit data for cohort 1 and the second publication of paediatric epilepsy services organisational data of the Epilepsy12 audit. This is a combined report of the organisational and clinical audits.
Epilepsy12, the UK collaborative clinical audit of health care for children and young people with suspected epileptic seizures is a national clinical audit delivered by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health. It is commissioned by the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) and funded by NHS England and the Welsh Government. Round 3 began on 1 April 2017 as part of the National Clinical Audit and Patient Outcomes Programme (NCAPOP).
The results are of the organisation of paediatric epilepsy services for children and young people in England and Wales as described at November 2019, and the standard of clinical care provided by services that focuses on patients with a new diagnosis of epilepsy between 12 July 2018 – 30 November 2018 for cohort 1.