NHS 'birthplace' Tredegar's GP services 'unsustainable'

NHS 'birthplace' Tredegar's GP services 'unsustainable'
 

Health services in the town often cited as the birthplace of the NHS are "unsustainable", a report has warned.
Tredegar-born Aneurin Bevan, the then UK health minister, founded the national health service in 1948.
But a report warns Tredegar's GP services are "not fit for purpose" with outdated buildings and a lack of doctors.
Blaenau Gwent council and the health board are considering opening a new health and wellbeing unit in the town.
A joint report by the health board and council says two GP practices are providing care for about 14,000 people in the town, which has... read more

 
20 November 2017 in Health, Views: 47
Source: BBC
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31