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"Antrim Hospital is still in a state of escalation, this has been since December 2012, Mary Hinds stated at Trust Board meeting that new A&E will not slove the current A&E crisis in Antrim" Save The Mid
Antrim A&E still failing to see 95% of patients in under 8 hours in A&E, DHSSPS target is 95% of patinets should be admeitted or discharged in under 4 hours
"One year on since the Rutter & Hinds review, Antrim Hospital/A&E has seen no material improvement, one year later failed reviewer Mary Hinds is no in charge of the Hospital she ruined" Save The Mid
"Antrim hospital is seeing less elective admissions, these are planned admissions for operations. This partly due to the inability to admit patients as there are not enough beds and the vast increase in the use of sending patients to the private sector" Save The Mid
"Antrim A&E is admitting more patients than ever, post the Rutter & Hinds review admissions are vetted by consultants to stop patients being unnecessarily admitted. This increase in demand for acutely ill patients has not yet led to the hospital inpatient capacity being increased" Save The Mid
"On average only 25% of patients are discharged before 1pm, with the target being 50% serious issues are still happening inside the Antrim Hospital that delays these discharges" Save The Mid
"Escalation beds are still being used in Antrim Hospital despite the opening of a new ward" Save The Mid
Full report can be found here: http://www.northerntrust.hscni.net/pdf/Unscheduled_Care_Dashboard.pdf
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