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Accident and emergency services in England and Wales

Colin Francome

Accident and emergency services in England and Wales

a survey of consultants" views in 171 hospitals

by Colin Francome

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Published by Health Research Centre in Enfield .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementColin Francome.
ContributionsMiddlesex Polytechnic. Health Research Centre.
The Physical Object
Pagination21 p. ;
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13939775M

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Assess your injuries. The government response was that sincethe total number of staff working in the Welsh NHS had increased by a third. As with any other road accident, for your compensation claim to be successful, the most important thing is to be able to prove that the vehicle driver was responsible for the accident. With regards to the speed limit, emergency vehicles are under obligation to observe the speed limit when not attending to an emergency situation.

The inevitable outcome of slashing funds was the erosion of services across the country, severely jeopardising patient care and safety. Measuring performance[ edit ] The performance of every NHS ambulance provider is measured and benchmarked by the government. Who is responsible for external links on our websites? This process accelerated following the Health and Social Care Act. What rights do you have in relation to your personal data?


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This process accelerated following the Health and Social Care Act.

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Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribingWe have more newsletters Show me See our privacy notice Invalid Email Plans to reduce accident and emergency services at Royal Glamorgan Hospital have raised concerns over an increase in travel times to alternative hospitals.

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New targets were established in July The two preferred options are to make the Royal Glamorgan a minor injuries unit with enhanced community services, and the other is to have doctor-led services for a set amount of time during the day - after that, people will be sent to other hospitals.

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InThe University of Stirling applied this formula to overall healthcare spending needs in the UK. Sometimes further tests need to be arranged before a course of action can be decided. These numbers highlight the unsafe and intolerable situation facing millions of people.

Asking who is responsible for that is a complex question.Jan 09,  · Accident and emergency (A&E) waiting times are one of the most high-profile indicators of how hospitals are performing. Inside England’s first accident and emergency department for older people.

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A REVIEW OF THE COSTS AND BENEFITS OF HELICOPTER EMERGENCY AMBULANCE SERVICES IN ENGLAND AND WALES Final Report to the Department of Health An independent study carried out by the Medical Care Research Unit of the University of Sheffield on behalf of the Department of Health. The views expressed are those of the authors and notCited by: 1.