LONDON NEWS - April 2015
b. London Ambulance Service: Paramedic levels are understaffed. This and slow hospital handover times contributes to the failure of LAS to reach callers within target times.
c. NHS 111 ‘phone service: Call back problems have caused concern. A recruitment programme is in place to recruit more clinicians to the service.
d. North West London’s “Shaping a Healthier Future”: Ealing Clinical Commissioning Group has not yet agreed a date for transfer of maternity, paediatrics and gynaecology services from Ealing Hospital to other local hospitals, but Ealing Hospital’s Maternity Unit is still expected to close this summer.