Patients 'highly rate their A&E'

Almost two-thirds of patients would be "extremely likely" to recommend the A&E ward in which they were treated to friends and family, according to a new "friends and family" survey designed to highlight the levels of care in England's hospitals

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Two-thirds 'extremely likely' to recommend their A&E

Almost two-thirds of patients would be extremely likely to recommend their accident and emergency ward in which they were treated to friends and family, according to a survey.

Results for for A&E departments in England for June showed:

  • 62.6% would be extremely likely to recommend their A&E service
  • 25.6% would be likely to recommend their A&E service
  • 4.1% would be neither likely or unlikely to recommend their A&E service
  • 2.4% would be unlikely to recommend their A&E service
  • 3.2% would be extremely unlikely to recommend their A&E service
  • 2.2% did not know

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