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Emergency Department Weekly Activity and Waiting Times in Scotland: Week ending 08/03/2015

Emergency Department Weekly Activity and Waiting Times in Scotland: Week ending 08/03/2015

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

ISBN: 9781785442223

This report contains weekly activity and waiting times statistics for the 32 Emergency Departments in Scotland which provide a 24 hour emergency medicine consultant led service.

Executive Summary

Over the week ending 23:59 on Sunday the 8th March –

There were 24,715 attendances to Scotland’s 32 Emergency Departments.

The proportion of attendances to those 32 Emergency Departments that were seen and subsequently admitted, transferred or discharged within 4 hours was 90.1%.

229 patients (0.9%) spent more than 8 hours and 18 patients (0.1%) spent more than 12 hours in the 32 Emergency Departments.