Patients urged to choose ‘right care, first time’ and ease winter pressures on Accident and Emergency departments

Patients in Scarborough and Ryedale are being urged to choose the “right care first time” to help ease winter pressures in hospital accident and emergency departments. Exceptionally high demand for services in Scarborough A&E over the New Year period led to many patients waiting longer than usual to be seen. Clinicians say some of the patients [...]