Use this interactive tool to see how good your local hospitals are at meeting their targets.
At my local hospital, 92% of people are seen within the target of 18 weeks for 'planned ops and care'.
Good on paper, but speaking from personal experience, 18 weeks (over 4 months!) is a very long time to wait for that first appointment with a consultant when you are worried about what is happening to you.
People shouldn't have to wait this long for care.
The NHS is under unprecedented pressure. Rising numbers of patients need hospital care - whether in an accident and emergency department, for cancer treatment or for planned operations and care, such as knee and hip replacements. For each there are strict targets local services are expected to meet across the UK. But what are the chances of being seen in time where you live? Use our interactive tracker to find out