Our animation gives a whistle-stop tour of how the system fits together and busts some myths about what’s really going on – explaining that the underlying causes go much deeper than just A&E and demand a joined-up response across all services.
Watch the animation
If you would like to view the animation with closed captions, you can do so on our Youtube channel. You can also download the . We would recommend watching the animation in full screen.
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Further resources on urgent and emergency care
- What's going on in A&E? We answer the key questions
- See all of our commentary and analysis on urgent and emergency care
- Read our most recent Quarterly monitoring report
- Watch our previous animation: An alternative guide to the new NHS in England