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NHS Wales 'better prepared' but winter still difficult

The NHS in Wales is as "well prepared as it can be" to face the pressures of winter, according to the health secretary.

But Vaughan Gething told AMs the health service was not in "perfect shape".

He told the assembly's health committee there would be "extremely difficult days" over the next few months.

Mr Gething was giving evidence to its inquiry into the NHS's readiness for the winter months.

BBC Wales health correspondent Owain Clarke reports.

  • 17 Nov 2016
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