Troubled ICS diverting 400 electives each week under new model

Royal Sussex

One of England’s most challenged systems is diverting around 400 patients a week, mostly long waiters, away from its largest trust towards private hospitals and neighbouring NHS providers, after setting up a new “coordination centre”.

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