Publication - Strategy/plan

Emergency Department Weekly Activity and Waiting Times in Scotland: Week ending 17/05/2015

Published: 26 May 2015
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781785443923

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.

Emergency Department Weekly Activity and Waiting Times in Scotland: Week ending 17/05/2015
2. Main findings

2. Main findings

Over the week ending 23:59 on Sunday the 17th May -

  • There were 25,780 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 92.0%.
  • 212 patients (0.8%) spent more than 8 hours and 47 patients (0.2%) spent more than 12 hours in the 32 Emergency Departments.

Information on weekly activity and waiting times for Scotland, the 14 territorial NHS Boards and each of the 32 Emergency Departments is available at:

http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Health/Publications/AEweeklyIntro


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