PERFORMANCE: The trust is working with the Department of Health’s intensive support team on a revised plan to tackle its waiting times problems, NHS North of England’s latest performance report states.

In October 2011 Wirral FT breached three out of five nationally tracked referral to treatment waiting times targets, the report shows.

It adds: “Wirral NHSFT to deliver at the end of January 2012. Wirral NHSFT is at risk of non delivery and they are working with Department of Health Intensive Support team on a revised action plan.”