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Health Services: Waiting Lists

Volume 468: debated on Wednesday 28 November 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether his Department has a traffic light assessment, or other risk monitoring, system in place for individual NHS trusts to monitor performance against targets that patients should wait no more than 18 weeks for treatment. (165693)

The Department publishes performance information on 18 weeks on []. The performance information is regularly reviewed with strategic health authorities as part of routine management discussions.