David discusses Southend A&E with Health Secretary

Sir David recently told Jeremy Hunt, the Health Secretary that any changes to the existing provision can only be agreed to on the basis that there is be an improvement in services.

The MP for Southend West said:

“I will not be supporting any changes whatsoever unless they are clinically driven. I will not allow changes to be made to Southend A&E which in any sense reduce the quality of service and endanger people’s lives.”