NHS waiting lists puts 'enormous strain on patients'
10 January 2014 Last updated at 09:59 GMT
Waiting for treatment on the NHS puts a big strain on patients says Cathy O'Sullivan, acting director of the board of Community Health Councils in Wales which represents patients.
Conservative health spokesman Darren Millar AM called for the Welsh government to invest more in NHS frontline services.
The pair were speaking with Mai Davies on BBC Radio Wales.