A&E all sorts

1. How many patients had to wait a) 12 hours or more and b) 24 hours or more in A&E before being discharged/moved to another department in i) the financial year 2014/15 and ii) the financial year 2015/16 so far? (This data should include the arrival time to the time at which they left the department.)
2014/15- zero at 24 hours, 64 at 12 hours, 2015/16- 4 at 24 hours, 126 at 12 hours

2. Please state the longest time a patient waited in A&E before being discharged/moved to another department in a) 2014/15 1183 minutes and b) 2015/6? 1702 minutes

3. Please state the reasons for a) and b) (eg waiting for a bed) no main frame bed.

4. Please state how many consultants there are onsite in the A&E unit on
a) a typical Wednesday afternoon at 3pm 4
b) a typical Sunday afternoon at 3pm 1
c) a typical Wednesday night at midnight 0
d) a typical Sunday night at midnight (this does not include consultants who are oncall from home) 0

5. Please state a) the total number of consultant posts available in your department 12
and b) the number which are currently vacant. 1

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