In one week 90.6% or 24 000 emergency patients seen within four hours!

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There were 26 489 attendances at Scotland’s A&E departments in the week ending 29th April 2018. 90.6% or 24 000 were seen within four hours.

http://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Emergency-Care/Publications/2018-05-08/Summary-Weekly/index.asp

NHS Scotland continues to fight to reach its targets. NHS England has been told to just give up. See:

‘A&E waiting times are SCRAPPED by NHS England with bosses suspending four-hour targets until April 2019 amid cutbacks’

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5346945/A-E-waiting-times-SCRAPPED-NHS-England.html

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2 thoughts on “In one week 90.6% or 24 000 emergency patients seen within four hours!

  1. Bugger (the Panda) May 8, 2018 / 5:05 pm

    Is the Scottish target not 4 hours to be seen, examined, triaged, discharge or admitted for further treatment?

    English one is just seen ….

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