View Full Version : 19/12/06 - Delivering the 18 week patient pathway

20-12-2006, 09:56 PM
From January 2007 the NHS will start to measure how long it takes for a patient to receive treatment, following a referral from their GP. Ahead of this, the DH has benchmarked current referral to treatment times through a 'baseline exercise' and headlines show that on average 70-80% of non-admitted patients and 35% of admitted patients were seen within 18...

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