Claire Wright gets debate on NHS winter care crisis at next DCC Health and Adult Care Scrutiny meeting

From the blog of Claire Wright:

“I have asked the chair (Sara Randall Johnson) that a report on Devon hospitals winter pressures – ie A&E waits, delayed discharges, how many patients are waiting to be discharged etc, is presented at the next

Devon County Council Health and Adult Care Scrutiny Committee on
Thursday 25 January.

This has been agreed.

The agenda papers are out next week so we will know more then.

Also on the agenda is a presentation from NHS Property Services/NEW Devon CCG on the future of our community hospitals – asked for by Cllr Martin Shaw and I at the November meeting ….”