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Feb 2019

A&E waiting times reach worst level in 15 years

Waiting times for Accident & Emergency treatment have reached their worst levels since 2004, the year the four hour target waiting time was introduced. This news comes following reports that hospitals seemed to be coping well in the early part of winter. Last month, under 85 per cent of patients were treated within the target…

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Apr 2018

Leeds Teaching Hospitals amongst country’s worst performing trusts for A&E waiting times

Official figures have revealed that Accident & Emergency waiting times are at their worst level since records began, and experts are saying that many hospitals are still struggling to cope with the recent ‘eternal winter’. 29.1 per cent of Leeds Teaching Hospitals patients waited to be seen for four hours or longer last month. The…

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