Kent and Medway Case for Change

We all want health and social care services that can meet our needs now and in the future. However, we face new challenges that mean we need to change the way we work to improve care and get better value for the money we have available. Our case for change describes the challenges and explains why change is necessary.


New smartphone app aims to cut waiting times at A&E

A smartphone app designed to cut waiting times at accident and emergency departments in east Kent has been launched by the NHS.
The WaitLess app combines current waiting times at all urgent care centres – drawn from the official NHS system – with up-to-the-minute travel information, to help people decide which urgent care centre to head to for faster treatment for minor injuries.