HOSPITAL: A sensible solution

I write in response to the recent article regarding the Northumberland Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) meeting and its update on hospital closures (Northumberland Gazette, April 4).

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 11 April, 2019, 09:14

Two-and-a-half years after the closure of the 12 inpatient beds at Rothbury Hospital there is a positive way forward.

Having recently visited Haltwhistle Hospital, a 15-bed unit situated in a similar rural area, it is evident that here is a successful model that works in Northumberland.

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