HC Deb 13 February 1995 vol 254 cc497-8W
Mr. Alton

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what is the length of time currently taken to treat a patient arriving at the Royal Liverpool hospital seeking treatment in the accident and emergency department between their arrival and the time of treatment.

Mr. Sackville

District health authorities are responsible for setting and monitoring performance standards for accident and emergency services locally. The hon. Member may wish to contact the chairman of Liverpool health authority, Mr. Donald Tod, for this information in respect of the Royal Liverpool hospital.

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