Health

Accident and Emergency: A look behind the scenes on one day

  • 16 September 2013
  • From the section Health

As A&E departments attempt to deal with over a million more patients than three years ago, BBC ONE's Inside Out was given access to 10 different A&E departments on the same day.

Ahead of a review being carried out by NHS Medical Director Prof Sir Bruce Keogh about the future of emergency provision in hospitals, the BBC was given day-in-the-life snapshot of A&E services in England.

HEARTLANDS HOSPITAL, BIRMINGHAM

JAMES PAGET HOSPITAL, GREAT YARMOUTH

QUEEN ELIZABETH HOSPITAL, GATESHEAD

WIGAN INFIRMARY

QUEENS MEDICAL CENTRE, NOTTINGHAM

ADDENBROOKE'S HOSPITAL, CAMBRIDGE

CROYDON UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, LONDON

THE ROYAL CORNWALL HOSPITAL, TRELISKE

DONCASTER ROYAL INFIRMARY

DO NURSES LEARN ENOUGH ABOUT BASIC HOSPITAL CARE?

CAN LOCAL DOCTORS TAKE THE PRESSURE OFF A&E?

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