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Seòmar agus comataidhean

Question reference: S6W-24928

  • Date lodged: 29 January 2024
  • Current status: Answered by Neil Gray on 20 February 2024


To ask the Scottish Government what recent steps it has taken to improve A&E waiting list times at NHS Forth Valley.


Officials meet regularly with NHS Forth Valley to ensure progress against their delivery plan. The board have a number of actions underway to support performance recovery including optimisation of their Flow Navigation Centre to ensure better links with primary and community care, increasing frailty capacity and focused work to embed their Discharge without Delay approach.

The Centre for Sustainable Delivery (CfSD) is working with NHS Boards including NHS Forth Valley to support delivery of the Urgent and Unscheduled Care collaborative, to ensure sustainable ways of delivering services, improving access for patients, and reducing unnecessary demand for services.