Betsi boss 'sees no reason' why North Wales hospitals can't keep maternity services
The chief executive of North Wales' health board has given the biggest indication yet that all three major hospitals in North Wales will keep their maternity services.
Gary Doherty, Betsi Cadwaladr Health Board ’s chief executive, has said he can “personally see no reason” why the three units at Wrexham Maelor , Ysbyty Glan Clwyd and Ysbyty Gwynedd should not stay open long-term.
He revealed his position in a letter to retired consultant anaesthetist Ken Hardy who, along with other former health professionals, feared obstetric-led services at Ysbyty Gwynedd were be scrapped.
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