A national three-year audit to help improve patient outcomes and the quality of care and service provided.


For enquiries: epilepsy12@rcpch.ac.uk

Tel: 020 7092 6161 


Round 2 - Data Entry

Data entry for Round 2 on the RCPCH Epilepsy12 web tool opened on 1 March 2013. Further information on round 2, including an update of data entry progress can be viewed here

Quality Improvement

Resources for professionals to support quality improvement in Epilepsy care

Access the toolkit

Round 2 - Methodology

Background and methodology information, as well as the Epilepsy12 Outlier Policy and Round 2 EEG ascertainment template can be found here

Round 1 - Results

The national report, individual reports and unit action plans can be found here. A parent and young person's version is also available.



  •  January 2014: Proforma to transcribe part 1 and 2 clinical data as well as service descriptor data is now available.
  • Epilepsy 12 Newsletter September 2013 (PDF, 347KB,2 pages)
  • Epilepsy12 audit statement pertaining to the NICE March 2013 Quality Standards release
  • Paediatric Epilepsy Best Practice Tarriff: Information recently disseminated in a letter by Dr Colin Dunkley about the Best Practise Tariff for Trusts complying with a specific level of care for paediatric patients with Epilepsy can be downloaded here. A useful checklist to assist in ensuring compliance with the requirements of the BPT can be downloaded here (this not a Department of Health document).