Performance: Accident and Emergency

A&E 4-Hour Standard

The Trust ended the year with a performance of 82.37% against a target of 95% for the 4-hour Emergency Care transit time standard, however, achieved a significant and sustained improvement in London Ambulance Service handover times.

There has also been a sustained improvement in the reduction of the number of patients in hospital longer than 21 days which has reduced from an average of 121 in 2018/19 to an average of 85 in 2019/20.

Blue light attendances