Emergency Department Weekly Activity and Waiting Times in Scotland: Week ending 22/03/2015

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.

2. Main findings

Over the week ending 23:59 on Sunday the 22nd March -

  • There were 26,047 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 91.7%.
  • 190 patients (0.7%) spent more than 8 hours and 8 patients (< 0.1%) 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:


Information is available from the week ending Sunday the 22nd February 2015 onwards.


Email: Daniel Hawksworth

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