NHS Improvement figures show progress by hospitals
NHS hospitals in England provided more urgent treatment and routine operations than ever before last year, according to figures from NHS Improvement.
Despite the pressure of demand, the provider sector continued to improve quality and achieved one of the best financial performances in recent years. Statistics on the performance of the NHS published show emergency departments treated or discharged 5.3 million patients within four hours of arrival between January and March — 314,594 more than last year. More.....