LAS Funding Arrangements

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-05-22
Session date: 
May 22, 2013
Reference: 
2013/1672
Question By: 
Onkar Sahota
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Given that LAS has now received £14.8m in additional in year funding, does the Mayor share my concern that commissioners appear to be ill equipped to understand the operational needs of the London Ambulance Service?

Answer

Answer for LAS Funding Arrangements

Answer for LAS Funding Arrangements

Answered By: 
The Mayor

My principal concern is that the people of London continue to receive timely access to the best health services possible. I welcome the additional funding to the London Ambulance Service that is necessary to meet Londoners' needs.