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Waiting time targets for accident and emergency units in Wales have been missed again, according to official figures.
The Welsh Government says things are improving but one man from North Wales has said his experience of Accident and Emergency was a "living nightmare", having waited 19 hours in the unit.
The Welsh Conservatives say Welsh Government cuts to the NHS here are "putting unprecedented pressure on staff and constraining capacity".
Shadow Health Minister Darren Millar says the target for the number of patients waiting over four hours in A&E departments has not been met once since Carwyn Jones became First Minister nearly four years ago.
The Welsh Government says a 78.7 percent fall in the number of patients waiting for more than 12 hours in A&E departments is "a considerable achievement", which shows health boards are "moving in the right direction."
The targets for the number of patients being seen in Accident and Emergency departments within four and 12 hours were missed in June.
New patients spending less than four hours in all emergency care facilities from arrival, until admission, transfer or discharge:
- Target - 95 percent
- Figure for June - 92.9 percent
Patients spending 12 hours or more from arrival until admission, transfer or discharge in June 2013:
- Target - "eradication"
- Figure for June - 483
The Welsh Government says health boards are "moving in the right direction to tackle the challenges facing A&E", despite the two headline targets for waiting times in Accident and Emergency Departments in the NHS in Wales being missed in figures released today.
The target for 2013-14 is to eradicate waits of more than 12 hours in emergency care - but, in June, 483 patients had to wait for more than 12 hours.
Another target - for 95 percent of patients to spend less than for hours waiting - was also missed.