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Jul 2018

NHS waiting lists reach 10 year high

Official data shows that over 200,000 patients have been waiting for procedures and operations for six months or more and frustrated health workers have slammed the NHS England statistics, warning that there were neither the staff nor the resources to cope with the pressure. NHS England figures released today showed that over 200,000 patients in…

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Jun 2018

Waiting list for NHS operations in England highest since 2007

Recent figures have shown the number of patients waiting for an operation on the NHS in England is at its highest for over ten years. The figures also showed increasing numbers of patients waiting for more than the targeted treatment time of 18 weeks. General secretary of the Royal College of Nursing Janet Davies, said…

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