Wales NHS IT systems are 'struggling'
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Wales NHS IT systems are really struggling, AM Lee Waters

Wales' NHS IT systems are "really struggling", a Labour AM has said.

Lee Waters spoke after a committee meeting heard that cancer patients faced treatment delays because of problems with outdated programs.

Problems with a patients record system used at Cardiff's Velindre Hospital called Canisc were so bad that at one point there were almost daily issues.

Mr Waters claimed there was a lack of skills, funding and leadership.

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  • 03 Jul 2018