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Ambulances outside Farnborough hospital Accident and Emergency Department in Kent.
File picture from (26.06.2012)
Waiting times for accident and emergency patients have hit a nine-year high, according to figures released.
The monitoring report from The King's Fund showed that in the final quarter of 2012-13, 5.9% of patients - 313,000 people - waited four hours or longer in A&E, the highest level since 2004.
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