A&E crisis plans need overhaul before winter MPs warn

Accident and Emergency units in England could face another difficult winter if crisis plans are not improved.

A group of influential MPs warned that the NHS will not be sufficiently prepared for the busy winter season and highlighted the lack of consultants on hospital wards.

ITV News Medical Editor, Lawrence McGinty reports:

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A&E rescue plans 'facing crisis'

Plans to address the problem of struggling A&E departments "lack sufficient urgency", MPs have warned. The Health Select Committee said it was not convinced recent proposals were an "adequate response" to the growing crisis.