Reports and publications

PICANet State of the Nation Report 2022

PICANet is pleased to announce the publication of the PICANet State of the Nation Report 2022.

Summary report

The Summary Report is in a new shorter format and includes the national recommendations.


The Infographic highlights some of the report’s key findings.


The Appendices contain acknowledgements to the paediatric critical care community, background information and methodology about the audit.   

Quality Improvement resources for participating organisations are available on our new Quality Improvement Page.

Tables and figures

Data description Admissions Retrieval, Transfers and Interventions
Bed activity and length of stay Outcomes, SMR and individuals Prevalence and children in adult ICUs
Activity data Data quality Referral and transport

Organisation Key

Transparency Data

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PICANet must be acknowledged as the source when reproducing or quoting any part of this publication. Please use the following format when citing this report: Paediatric Intensive Care Audit Network State of the Nation Report 2022 (published March 2023): Universities of Leeds and Leicester 

Previous editions of the PICANet Annual Report are available in the Annual Report Archive.