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Ambulance targets: Plan for longer times revealed

Target times for ambulances to reach some seriously ill patients could be lengthened, the BBC has learned.

A leaked NHS document includes plans to change the response time for those with "serious but not the most life-threatening" conditions - from eight to 19 minutes in England.

Dominic Hughes reports.

  • 21 Dec 2014
  • From the section Health
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