Confusion over running of non-emergency 111 service

There seems to be a lot of confusion over the new non-emergency 111 service. The Department of Health says speak to providers. Providers say speak to the Department of Health. Still no response from the NHS.

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111 line 'puts patients at risk'

The British Medical Association has called on the NHS to delay Monday's launch of the new non-emergency 111 service in England, saying the waiting times and quality of advice are putting patients' safety at risk.